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Monday 15 September 1997

It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Sierra Watts . 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. L.A. Confidential, directed by Curtis Hanson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997 while Babyhood by Paul Reiser was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The New Batman Adventures. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Crusader: Adventure Out of Time or Lego Island.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Game

Directed by: David Fincher

Starring: Michael Douglas, Deborah Kara Unger, Sean Penn

Country: United States

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Event Horizon

Directed by: Paul Anderson

Starring: Laurence Fishburne, Sam Neill, Kathleen Quinlan

Country: United States

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Cop Land

Directed by: James Mangold

Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Harvey Keitel, Ray Liotta

Country: United States

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Good Burger

Directed by: Brian Robbins

Starring: Kel Mitchell, Kenan Thompson, Sinbad

Country: United States

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Air Force One

Directed by: Wolfgang Petersen

Starring: Harrison Ford, Gary Oldman, Glenn Close

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

The New Batman Adventures

Written by: Bob Kane

Starring: Kevin Conroy, Tara Strong, Mathew Valencia, Efrem Zimbalist Jr.

Country: United States

Science Court

Starring: Jennifer Harrison, H. Jon Benjamin, Bill Braudis, Micaela Hebert

Country: United States

Between Brothers

Written by: Barry O'Brien, Cheryl Alu

Starring: Kadeem Hardison, Dondre Whitfield, Kelly Perine, Rachael Crawford

Country: United States

Austin Stories

Written by: James Jones

Starring: Laura House, Howard Kremer, Brad 'Chip' Pope, Andy Brown

Country: United States

Incredible Story Studio

Written by: Robert de Lint, Virginia Thompson

Starring: Sabryn Rock, Laura Solilo, Greg Ochitwa, Ken Spencer

Country: Canada

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 15 September 1997 ?

  • Bulgaria - The first day of school.
  • Japan - Respect for the Aged Day before 2003; beginning in 2003, Respect for the Aged Day is held on the third Monday of September.
  • The United Kingdom - the British commemorate the Battle of Britain on the day of the last massive Luftwaffe attack in 1940.
  • Also see September 15 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics).
  • RC Saints - Feast day of Our Lady of Sorrows.
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  • Edison International purchases Anaheim Stadium naming rights for $50M
  • Oprah Winfrey announces she will continue her show through 2000
  • Norwegian parliamentary election, 1997

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Sport Games on 15 September 1997

American Football
  • Philadelphia Eagles - Dallas Cowboys : 20 - 21
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Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Dusseldorf - St Pauli : 1 - 3
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La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Mallorca - Sp Gijon : 6 - 2
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Ethniki Katigoria
Football (Greece)
  • Panathinaikos - Apollon : 1 - 0
  • Paniliakos - Panionios : 0 - 2
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in September 1997?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Diana, Princess of Wales -- Sep. 15, 1997
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9604
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.396


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?


By: Paul Reiser

The classic New York Times bestseller from actor/comedian Paul Reiser, a book that the San Francisco Chronicle calls “an out-loud laugh on every page,” is now available in trade paperback for

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Cause of Death

By: Patricia Cornwell

Dr. Kay Scarpetta plunges into the murky depths of a ship graveyard to recover the very human remains of Ted Eddings, an investigative reporter. Together with her niece Lucy and police captain Pete Marino, Scarpetta will follow the scents of ...

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The Notebook

By: Nicholas Sparks

Every so often a love story so captures our hearts that it becomes more than a story-it becomes an experience to remember forever. The Notebook is such a book.

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Into Thin Air

By: Jon Krakauer

National Bestseller A bank of clouds was assembling on the not-so-distant horizon, but journalist-mountaineer Jon Krakauer, standing on the summit of Mt. Everest, saw nothing that "suggested that a murderous storm was bearing down."

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Agent Armstrong

Platform: PlayStation, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action platformer

Publisher: Virgin Interactive

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Platform: MS-DOS, Windows, Mac OS, PlayStation, Nintendo 64, Game Boy Color, iOS, Android

Genre: Vehicular combat

Publisher: SCi, Interplay

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Crusader: Adventure Out of Time

Crusader: Adventure Out of Time

Platform: Windows Mac OS X

Genre: Historical adventure

Publisher: Europress

Batman & Robin

Platform: PlayStation, Game.com

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Acclaim Entertainment Tiger Electronics

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Lego Island

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Mindscape

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