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Monday 15 September 1997

It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on September 15, 1997). 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. Six Ways to Sunday, directed by Adam Bernstein, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997 while Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Noah's Ark. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Broken Sword II: The Smoking Mirror or Ghost in the Shell.
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What the sky looked like on 15 September 1997

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Six Ways to Sunday

Directed by: Adam Bernstein

Starring: Norman Reedus, Debbie Harry, Adrien Brody, Paul D'Amato

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Dancing on the Moon

Directed by: Kit Hood

Starring: Natalie Vansier, Michael Yarmush, Elisha Cuthbert, Martine Badgley

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The Lovemaster

Directed by: Michael Goldberg

Starring: George Wendt, Craig Shoemaker, Kyle Thomas, Melissa Pomerantz

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Directed by: Adrian Lyne

Starring: Jeremy Irons, Dominique Swain, Melanie Griffith, Frank Langella

Country: United States

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Directed by: Peter Hyams

Starring: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Mia Sara, Ron Silver, Bruce McGill

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Noah's Ark

Directed by: Diane Paloma Eskenazi

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Ghar Jamai

Directed by: Arun Bhatt

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Tiger Bay

Directed by: J. Lee Thompson

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Happy Camp

Directed by: Josh Anthony

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Kenny Starfighter

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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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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on September 15, 1997 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1997 ?

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. Mariah Carey - Honey
  2. Quit Playing Games (With My Heart) - The Backstreet Boys
  3. You Make Me Wanna.. - Usher
  4. Mo Money, Mo Problems - The Notorious B.I.G.
  5. LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
  6. Puff Daddy & Faith Evans - I'll Be Missing You
  7. 2 Become 1 - The Spice Girls
  8. Third Eye Blind - Semi-Charmed Life
  9. Aqua - Barbie Girl
  10. Jewel - Foolish Games
Top #10 R&B songs
  1. You Make Me Wanna... - Usher
  2. Mariah Carey - Honey
  3. Dru Hill - Never Make A Promise
  4. The Notorious B.I.G. Featuring Puff Daddy & Mase - Mo Money Mo Problems
  5. Up Jumps Da Boogie - Magoo And Timbaland
  6. My Love Is The Shhh! - Somethin' For The People Featuring Trina & Tamara
  7. Total - What About Us
  8. You Should Be Mine (Don't Waste Your Time) - Brian McKnight Featuring Mase
  9. Not Tonight - Lil' Kim Feat. Da Brat, Left Eye, Missy Elliott & Angie Mar
  10. Rome - Do You Like This
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Por Debajo De La Mesa - Luis Miguel
  2. Te Sigo Amando - Juan Gabriel
  3. Cristian - Lo Mejor De Mi
  4. Miente - Enrique Iglesias
  5. Si Tu Supieras - Alejandro Fernandez
  6. Jordi - Desesperadamente Enamorado
  7. El Destino - Juan Gabriel / Rocio Durcal
  8. Hoy Me He Vuelto A Enamorar - Frankie Negron
  9. Mi Ultimo Adios - Marco Antonio Solis
  10. He Tratado - Victor Manuelle
Top #5 songs in the UK
  1. Will Smith - Men In Black
  2. Something About The Way You Look / Candle In The Wind - Elton John
  3. Chumbawamba - Tubthumping
  4. The Drugs Don't Work - The Verve
  5. Puff Daddy & Faith Evans - I'll Be Missing You


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

Angela's Ashes

By: Frank McCourt

A Pulitzer Prize–winning, #1 New York Times bestseller, Angela’s Ashes is Frank McCourt’s masterful memoir of his childhood in Ireland.“When I look back on my childhood I wonder how I managed to survive at all.

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Serpent'S Tooth

By: Faye Kellerman

A man walks into a trendy Los Angeles restaurant -- a disgruntled ex-employee with an automatic weapon -- and seconds later, thirteen people are dead and thirty-two more have been wounded.

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Unnatural Exposure

By: Patricia Cornwell

A psychopath with an intimate knowledge of death has an even more intimate knowledge of Kay Scarpetta-and many different plans to kill her.

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The Perfect Storm

By: Sebastian Junger

"There is nothing imaginary about Junger's book; it is all terrifyingly, awesomely real." ―Los Angeles TimesIt was the storm of the century, boasting waves over one hundred feet high―a tempest created by so rare a combination of factors that meteorologists ...

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Armored Core: Project Phantasma

Armored Core: Project Phantasma

Platform: PlayStation, PlayStation Network

Genre: Action, third-person shooter

Publisher: JP Agetec; NA Agetec (then ASCII Entertainment)

Ghost in the Shell

Ghost in the Shell

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Action, third-person shooter

Publisher: JP Sony Computer Entertainment; NA THQ; EU Sony Computer Entertainment


Platform: Sega Saturn, PlayStation, PlayStation 2, Nintendo DS, Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation Portable, PlayStation 3

Genre: Board game, Collectible card game

Publisher: NEC Interchannel

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Enemy Nations

Platform: Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Head Games Publishing

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Broken Sword II: The Smoking Mirror

Broken Sword II: The Smoking Mirror

Platform: Microsoft Windows PlayStation OS X (Remastered) iOS (Remastered) Android (Remastered)

Genre: Point-and-click adventure

Publisher: Broken Sword II: The Smoking Mirror Microsoft Windows Virgin Interactive PlayStation EU SCEE NA Crave Entertainment Remastered Microsoft Windows & OS X Kalypso Media iOS & Android Revolution Software;

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Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Davy Crockett and the River Pirates

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Batman Returns

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: DVD release

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The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Studio: Walt Disney Pictures

Format: VHS release; part of the Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection

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Honey, I Blew Up the Kid

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Studio: MGM

Format: VHS release

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