Saturday March 15, 1997

US date format: 3/15/1997, UK date format: 15/3/1997

It was Saturday, under the sign of Pisces (see zodiac on March 15, 1997). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Cristina Sarakas and Yuina Kuroshima. In that special week of March people in US were listening to Wannabe by The Spice Girls. In UK Don't Speak by No Doubt was in the top 5 hits. Driftwood, directed by Ronan O'Leary, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997 while The Moral Intelligence Of Children by Robert Coles was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Shapes of the Invisible. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ecstatica II or Earth 2140.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • International Day Against Police Brutality
  • Turkey buzzards return to Hinckley, Ohio.
  • Blessed Arnicus of Averbode
  • For corporations in the United States that use the calendar year as their fiscal year, the date on which the corporation must file its corporate income tax return
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Movies

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Donnie Brasco

Donnie Brasco

Directed by: Mike Newell

Starring: Al Pacino, Johnny Depp, Michael Madsen, Bruno Kirby

Country: United States of America

Lost Highway

Lost Highway

Directed by: David Lynch

Starring: Bill Pullman, Patricia Arquette, John Roselius, Louis Eppolito

Country: United States of America

Love Jones

Love Jones

Directed by: Theodore Witcher

Starring: Larenz Tate, Nia Long, Isaiah Washington, Lisa Nicole Carson

Mother and Son

Mother and Son

Directed by: Aleksandr Sokurov

Starring: Aleksei Ananishnov, Gudrun Geyer

Chasing Amy

Chasing Amy

Directed by: Kevin Smith

Starring: Ben Affleck, Joey Lauren Adams, Ethan Suplee, Scott Mosier

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

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Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Don't Speak
  2. - Mama / Who Do You Think You Are?
  3. - Encore Une Fois
  4. - Alone
  5. - Where Do You Go

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Can't Nobody Hold Me Down
  2. - In My Bed
  3. - For You I Will (From "Space Jam")
  4. - Get It Together
  5. - On & On

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Enamorado Por Primera Vez
  2. - Juguete
  3. - Piensa En Mi
  4. - Quien Pierde Mas
  5. - Asi Como Te Conoci
Sport Games on March 15, 1997

Sport Games on March 15, 1997


NBA

American Basketball
  • Atlanta Hawks - Chicago Bulls : 79 - 99
  • Charlotte Hornets - Philadelphia 76ers : 107 - 99
  • Dallas Mavericks - Phoenix Suns : 76 - 101
  • San Antonio Spurs - Denver Nuggets : 105 - 121
  • Toronto Raptors - Golden State Warriors : 102 - 106
See all Basketball game results of March 15, 1997

Jupiler League

Football (Belgium)
  • Aalst - Molenbeek : 1 - 1
  • Anderlecht - St Truiden : 3 - 1
  • Antwerp - Harelbeke : 0 - 0
  • Cercle Brugge - Lierse : 0 - 2
  • Charleroi - Germinal : 4 - 1
See all Football game results of March 15, 1997

Bundesliga 1

Football (Germany)
  • Bayern Munich - Schalke 04 : 3 - 0
  • Freiburg - Munich 1860 : 2 - 2
  • Hansa Rostock - Dusseldorf : 3 - 1
  • Leverkusen - Bielefeld : 1 - 0
  • M'gladbach - FC Koln : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of March 15, 1997

Bundesliga 2

Football (Germany)
  • Mannheim - Meppen : 1 - 0
  • Zwickau - Unterhaching : 0 - 2
See all Football game results of March 15, 1997

TV Series

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Brass Eye

Brass Eye

Starring: Christopher Morris, Mark Heap, Kevin Eldon, Doon Mackichan

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

The Forgotten Toys

The Forgotten Toys

Directed by: Graham Ralph

Bullyparade

Bullyparade

Directed by: Michael Herbig

Die Camper

Die Camper

Shapes of the Invisible

Shapes of the Invisible

Directed by: Pierre Oscar Levy

How old am I?

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Moral Intelligence Of Children by Robert Coles

The Moral Intelligence Of Children

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Child psychiatrist and Harvard professor Robert Coles has actively dedicated much of his life to exemplifying, teaching, and writing about the moral life.

Designation Gold by Richard Marcinko and John Weisman

Designation Gold

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The Rogue Warrior has come to Moscow to investigate the assassination of Paul Mahon, U.S. Defense attaché in Russia. Marcinko knows who killed him -- Andrei Yudin, a godfather in the

Murder in Brentwood by Mark Fuhrman

Murder in Brentwood

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For audiences of the popular FX television series The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story, based on Jeffrey Toobin's The Run of His Life and starring Cuba Gooding, Jr.,

What Falls Away by Mia Farrow

What Falls Away

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In an exquisitely written memoir, Mia Farrow introduces us to the landscapes of her extraordinary life. Moving from her earliest memories of the walled gardens and rocky shores of western Ireland and

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

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Shots rang out in Savannah's grandest mansion in the misty,early morning hours of May 2, 1981. Was it murder or self-defense? For nearly a decade, the shooting and its aftermath reverberated throughout this hauntingly beautiful city of moss-hung oaks and …

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Diablo: Hellfire

Diablo: Hellfire

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action role-playing game, hack and slash

Publisher: Sierra On-Line

Armored Core

Armored Core

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Action, third-person shooter, mecha simulation

Publisher: JP FromSoftware

Ecstatica II

Ecstatica II

Platform: DOS, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Psygnosis

F-22: Air Dominance Fighter

F-22: Air Dominance Fighter

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Combat flight simulator

Publisher: Infogrames

Earth 2140

Earth 2140

Platform: Amiga, DOS, Macintosh, Windows

Genre: Strategy

Publisher: EU TopWare Interactive; NA Interplay Entertainment

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on March 15, 1997?

On March 15, 1997 the day of the week was Saturday.

What zodiac sign is March 15, 1997?

On March 15, 1997 the zodiac sign was Pisces.

Who was the US President on March 15, 1997?

On March 15, 1997 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 15, 1997?

On March 15, 1997 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on March 15, 1997?

On March 15, 1997 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on March 15, 1997?

On March 15, 1997 several famous people were born including, Cristina Sarakas, Yuina Kuroshima, Simone Biles.

Which famous people died on March 15, 1997?

Famous people died on March 15, 1997 include, Victor Vasarely, Gail Davis.

What was the number one song in March 15, 1997?

The number one song in the week of March 15, 1997 was Wannabe by The Spice Girls in US and Don't Speak by No Doubt in UK.

What were the top hits on March 15, 1997?

The top hits on March 15, 1997 were Wannabe by The Spice Girls, Can't Nobody Hold Me Down by Puff Daddy, Un-Break My Heart by Toni Braxton in US and Don't Speak by No Doubt, Mama / Who Do You Think You Are? by The Spice Girls, Encore Une Fois by Sash! in UK.