Saturday November 15, 1997

US date format: 11/15/1997, UK date format: 15/11/1997

It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio (see zodiac on November 15, 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 Leelah Alcorn . In that special week of November people in US were listening to Something About The Way You Look Tonight by Elton John. In UK Barbie Girl by Aqua was in the top 5 hits. Ishq, directed by Indra Kumar, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997 while The Angel Of Darkness by Caleb Carr was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Sleepwalkers. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dilbert's Desktop Games or A2 Racer.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 1997, at November 15 across the years or at November 1997 calendar.

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Austria - Saint Leopold's day -- no school in Vienna, Lower Austria and Upper Austria
  • USA - America Recycles Day
  • Norway - The official skolebr�d-day on Sunnland skole
  • Roman festivals - Festival in honor of Feronia (others say 13 November)
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Events

  • 19th ACE Cable Awards: HBO wins 32 awards
  • William Shatner (66) weds Norine Kidd

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Famous Deaths

Movies

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Boogie Nights

Boogie Nights

Directed by: Paul Thomas Anderson

Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Julianne Moore, Burt Reynolds, Luis Guzmán

Country: United States of America

The Game

The Game

Directed by: David Fincher

Starring: Michael Douglas, Deborah Kara Unger, Sean Penn, James Rebhorn

Country: United States of America

Gattaca

Gattaca

Directed by: Andrew Niccol

Starring: Ethan Hawke, Uma Thurman, Jude Law, Gore Vidal

Country: United States of America

Titanic

Titanic

Directed by: James Cameron

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Billy Zane, Kathy Bates

Country: United States of America

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Lawn Dogs

Lawn Dogs

Directed by: John Duigan

Starring: Sam Rockwell, Kathleen Quinlan, Mischa Barton, Christopher McDonald

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 15, 1997?
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Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Barbie Girl
  2. - Torn
  3. - Perfect Day
  4. - Something About The Way You Look / Candle In The Wind
  5. - Tell Him

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - You Make Me Wanna...
  2. - My Love Is The Shhh!
  3. - My Body
  4. - Butta Love
  5. - Feel So Good

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Si Tu Supieras
  2. - El Reloj
  3. - Lo Mejor De Mi
  4. - Y Hubo Alguien
  5. - Te Sigo Amando
Sport Games on November 15, 1997

Sport Games on November 15, 1997


NBA

American Basketball
  • Boston Celtics - Philadelphia 76ers : 107 - 101
  • Cleveland Cavaliers - Chicago Bulls : 70 - 79
  • Denver Nuggets - Miami Heat : 93 - 96
  • Indiana Pacers - Toronto Raptors : 105 - 77
  • Los Angeles Clippers - Charlotte Hornets : 96 - 130
See all Basketball game results of November 15, 1997

La Liga Primera Division

Football (Spain)
  • Sociedad - Ath Madrid : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of November 15, 1997

La Liga Segunda Division

Football (Spain)
  • Elche - Toledo : 1 - 1
  • Leganes - Alaves : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of November 15, 1997

Division 2

Football (France)
  • Laval - Lorient : 0 - 1
  • Nice - Le Mans : 0 - 2
  • St Etienne - Sochaux : 3 - 2
See all Football game results of November 15, 1997

TV Series

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Vampire Princess Miyu

Vampire Princess Miyu

Noah's Ark

Noah's Ark

Directed by: Diane Paloma Eskenazi

Sleepwalkers

Sleepwalkers

Directed by: Mick Garris

Rough Crossing

Rough Crossing

The Atheist Experience

The Atheist Experience

Starring: Matt Dillahunty, Tracie Harris

Country: United States of America

How old am I?

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Angel Of Darkness by Caleb Carr

The Angel Of Darkness

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In one of the most critically acclaimed novels of the year, Caleb Carr-- bestselling author of The Alienist--pits Dr. Laszlo Kreizler and his colleagues against a murderer as evil as the

The Celestine Vision by James Redfield

The Celestine Vision

By:

A Wonderful New Addition to the Vision that Began with the Celestine Prophecy... When James Redfield wrote The Celestine Prophecy and The Tenth Insight, he crystallized a new spiritual vision for

Violin by Anne Rice

Violin

By:

In the grand manner of Interview with the Vampire, Anne Rice's new novel moves across time and the continents, from nineteenth-century Vienna to a St. Charles Greek Revival mansion in present-day New Orleans to dazzling capitals of the modern-day world, …

Wait Till Next Year by Doris Kearns Goodwin

Wait Till Next Year

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By the award-winning author of Team of Rivals and The Bully Pulpit, Wait Till Next Year is Doris Kearns Goodwin’s touching memoir of growing up in love with her family and

The Matarese Countdown by Robert Ludlum

The Matarese Countdown

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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER “First-rate suspense.”—People Twenty years ago, top agents from the CIA and KGB banded together to bring down the Matarese Circle, an international cabal of

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Hanagumi Taisen Columns

Hanagumi Taisen Columns

Platform: Sega Saturn, ST-V arcade board

Genre: Falling-blocks puzzle

Publisher: Sega

Dark Law: Meaning of Death

Dark Law: Meaning of Death

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: ASCII Corporation

Dilbert's Desktop Games

Dilbert's Desktop Games

Platform: Windows 95 up to ME

Genre: Puzzle, Action

Publisher: DreamWorks Interactive

A2 Racer

A2 Racer

Platform: Windows

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Davilex Games

Dark Colony

Dark Colony

Platform: Windows, Mac OS

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Strategic Simulations, Inc.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

What zodiac sign is November 15, 1997?

On November 15, 1997 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.

Who was the US President on November 15, 1997?

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

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

On November 15, 1997 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on November 15, 1997?

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

Which famous people are born on November 15, 1997?

On November 15, 1997 several famous people were born including, Leelah Alcorn.

Which famous people died on November 15, 1997?

Famous people died on November 15, 1997 include, Saul Chaplin, William Perrie.

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

The number one song in the week of November 15, 1997 was Candle In The Wind 1997 by Elton John in US and Barbie Girl by Aqua in UK.

What were the top hits on November 15, 1997?

The top hits on November 15, 1997 were Candle In The Wind 1997 by Elton John, Something About The Way You Look Tonight by Elton John, You Make Me Wanna.. by Usher in US and Barbie Girl by Aqua, Torn by Natalie Imbruglia, Perfect Day by Various Artists in UK.