Wednesday 16 April 1997
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Tayler Brayden .
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Can't Nobody Hold Me Down by Puff Daddy.
In UK I Believe I Can Fly by R Kelly was in the top 5 hits.
Grosse Pointe Blank, directed by George Armitage, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while The Celestine Prophecy by James Redfield was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Loriot.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ballblazer Champions or Conquest Earth.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Saint Paternus
- Saint Bernadette
- Blessed HervT of Tours
- Saint Turibius
- Saint Fructuosus
- Saint Drogo.
- Saint Benedict Joseph Labre
- Mawlid in Shi'a Islam (2006).
- Birthday of the Danish sovereign, Queen Margrethe, celebrated in Greenland.
- Saints Martial, Urban, Eventius, Caecilian, Julia, and their companions, martyrs of 304
- Howard Stern Radio Show premieres in Minneapolis / St. Paul on WRQC 100.3 FM
- Houston, Texas, socialite Doris Angleton is murdered in her River Oaks home. Roger Angleton later admits to the crime in his suicide note. Despite being found innocent of the crime by a Texas jury, he is later arrested by the United States Department of Justice on similar charges.
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Sport Games on 16 April 1997
- Atlanta Hawks - New York Knicks : 92 - 96
- Charlotte Hornets - Boston Celtics : 108 - 102
- Chicago Bulls - Miami Heat : 92 - 102
- Dallas Mavericks - Minnesota Timberwolves : 92 - 77
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Ath Bilbao - Sp Gijon : 4 - 0
- Betis - Zaragoza : 2 - 2
- Celta - Logrones : 4 - 0
- Hercules - Tenerife : 3 - 1
Division 2Football (France)
- Beauvais - Toulouse : 3 - 0
- Gueugnon - Epinal : 3 - 0
- Laval - Mulhouse : 0 - 0
- Lorient - Amiens : 0 - 2
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Auxerre - Le Havre : 2 - 0
- Bordeaux - Monaco : 2 - 1
- Caen - Nancy : 1 - 1
- Marseille - Montpellier : 2 - 2
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