Friday August 15, 1997US date format: 8/15/1997, UK date format: 15/8/1997
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It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 15, 1997). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
In that special week of August people in US were listening to I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans.
In UK I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans was in the top 5 hits.
Deconstructing Harry, directed by Woody Allen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while If This World Were Mine by E. Lynn Harris was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Ghar Jamai.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Africa Trail or X-Men: The Ravages of Apocalypse.
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Which were the important events of 15 August 1997 ?
- Hawaii ? Toro Nagashi (Floating Lantern Ceremony) to commemorate the end of the second world war
- Poland ? Polish Armed Forces Day
- Eastern Orthodoxy ? Feast of the Dormition of the Theotokos, the commemoration of the death of Mary, the mother of Jesus.
- RC Saints ? Feast day of the Assumption of Mary, the mother of Jesus, Holy Day of Obligation. Public Holiday in: Austria, Belgium, Cameroon, Chile, C(te d'Ivoire, Croatia, Cyprus, East Timor, France, Greece, India, Italy, Lebanon, Lithuania, Malta, Mauritius, Poland, Portugal, Seychelles, Slovenia and Spain.
- Acadie ? National Day
- Egypt ? Flooding of the Nile Day
- India ? Independence Day (from the United Kingdom, 1947)
- Korea ? Liberation Day
- Italy ? "Ferragosto", remembrance of an ancient Roman holiday in honor of Augustus (Feriae Augusti)
- Liechtenstein ? Liechtenstein Day
- Tuva ? Tuva Republic Day, Naadym
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Alipius
- St. Arnoul/Arnulphus
- St. MacCartin/Ard/Aed
- The Assumption of Mary - a holy day of obligation
- Ancient Latvia ? M?ras
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- Dan Wilson hits Seattle Mariners 3,000th HR
- Dow Jones drops 247.37 pts
Sport Games on 15 August 1997
Division 2Football (France)
- Toulon - Gueugnon : 1 - 3
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Chateauroux - Metz : 1 - 2
- Lens - Le Havre : 0 - 0
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Bradford - Stoke : 0 - 0
- Nott'm Forest - Norwich : 4 - 1
- Sunderland - Man City : 3 - 1
- Tranmere - QPR : 2 - 1
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Puff Daddy & Faith Evans - I'll Be Missing You
- The Notorious B.I.G. - Mo Money, Mo Problems
- Quit Playing Games (With My Heart) - The Backstreet Boys
- Third Eye Blind - Semi-Charmed Life
- Meredith Brooks - Bitch
- 2 Become 1 - The Spice Girls
- Lil' Kim - Not Tonight
- Robyn - Do You Know (What It Takes)
- Dru Hill - Never Make A Promise
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
Top #10 R&B songs
- Dru Hill - Never Make A Promise
- The Notorious B.I.G. Featuring Puff Daddy & Mase - Mo Money Mo Problems
- Not Tonight - Lil' Kim Feat. Da Brat, Left Eye, Missy Elliott & Angie Mar
- I'll Be Missing You - Puff Daddy & Faith Evans Featuring 112
- Changing Faces - G.H.E.T.T.O.U.T.
- I Can Love You/Love Is All We Need - Mary J. Blige
- Up Jumps Da Boogie - Magoo And Timbaland
- Someone - SWV (Featuring Puff Daddy)
- R. Kelly - Gotham City
- Foxy Brown Featuring Dru Hill - Big Bad Mamma
Top #10 Latin songs
- Miente - Enrique Iglesias
- Por Debajo De La Mesa - Luis Miguel
- El Tucanazo - Los Tucanes de Tijuana
- Jordi - Desesperadamente Enamorado
- Gloria Estefan - No Pretendo
- Vivir Sin Ellas - Intocable
- Thalia - Amor A La Mexicana
- Acepta Mi Error - Los Temerarios
- Te Sigo Amando - Juan Gabriel
- Mi Ultimo Adios - Marco Antonio Solis
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