Sunday September 14, 1997
US date format: 9/14/1997, UK date format: 14/9/1997
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo (see zodiac on September 14, 1997). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Nick Tangorra .
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Honey by Mariah Carey.
In UK Men In Black by Will Smith was in the top 5 hits.
Lolita, directed by Adrian Lyne, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while Plum Island by Nelson DeMille was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Noah's Ark.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dark Angel or Marvel Super Heroes vs. Street Fighter.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 14, 1997?
- Eastern Orthodox Church - Exaltation of the Cross, which commemorates the discovery of the (allegedly) original Christian cross in 326 by Helena, mother of Constantine, as well as the recovery from the Persians by Heraclius in 628.
- Formerly, in the Roman Catholic and Anglican churches, the Wednesday, Friday and Saturday following 14 September were observed as one of the four sets of Ember days. In the Irish calendar they were known as Quarter tense.
- Roman Catholic Church - Triumph of the Cross (compare May 3, Finding of the Holy Cross).
- In ancient Greece, the first day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, during which the sacred objects were brought from Eleusis to Athens.
- 49th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards
- Bank One Senior Golf Classic
- Karrie Webb wins LPGA SAFECO Classic
- Loren Roberts wins CVS Charity Golf Classic with a 266
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 14, 1997?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #5 R&B songs
- Usher - You Make Me Wanna...
- Mariah Carey - Honey
- Dru Hill - Never Make A Promise
- The Notorious B.I.G. Featuring Puff Daddy & Mase - Mo Money Mo Problems
- Magoo And Timbaland - Up Jumps Da Boogie
Top #5 Latin songs
- Luis Miguel - Por Debajo De La Mesa
- Enrique Iglesias - Miente
- Juan Gabriel - Te Sigo Amando
- Jordi - Desesperadamente Enamorado
- Frankie Negron - Hoy Me He Vuelto A Enamorar
Sport Games on September 14, 1997
- Arizona Cardinals - Washington Redskins : 13 - 19
- Baltimore Ravens - New York Giants : 24 - 23
- Buffalo Bills - Kansas City Chiefs : 16 - 22
- Carolina Panthers - San Diego Chargers : 26 - 7
- Detroit Lions - Chicago Bears : 32 - 7
Serie AItalian Football
- Bologna - Inter : 2 - 4
- Fiorentina - Bari : 3 - 1
- Napoli - Empoli : 2 - 1
- Parma - Atalanta : 2 - 2
- Roma - Juventus : 0 - 0
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Beveren - Westerlo : 2 - 0
- Charleroi - Lokeren : 2 - 0
- Genk - Aalst : 3 - 2
- Gent - Harelbeke : 0 - 0
- Lierse - Lommel : 1 - 4
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Kaiserslautern - Stuttgart : 4 - 3
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on September 14, 1997?
On September 14, 1997 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is September 14, 1997?
On September 14, 1997 the zodiac sign was Virgo.
Who was the US President on September 14, 1997?
On September 14, 1997 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on September 14, 1997?
On September 14, 1997 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on September 14, 1997?
On September 14, 1997 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on September 14, 1997?
On September 14, 1997 several famous people were born including, Nick Tangorra.
What was the number one song in September 14, 1997?
The number one song in the week of September 14, 1997 was Honey by Mariah Carey in US and Men In Black by Will Smith in UK.
What were the top hits on September 14, 1997?
The top hits on September 14, 1997 were Honey by Mariah Carey, Mo Money, Mo Problems by The Notorious B.I.G., Quit Playing Games (With My Heart) by The Backstreet Boys in US and Men In Black by Will Smith, Something About The Way You Look / Candle In The Wind by Elton John, Tubthumping by Chumbawamba in UK.