Saturday August 16, 1997US date format: 8/16/1997, UK date format: 16/8/1997
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It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 16, 1997). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Greyson Chance and Piper Curda.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans.
In UK I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans was in the top 5 hits.
Deconstructing Harry, directed by Woody Allen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while The Notebook by Nicholas Sparks was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Ghar Jamai.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing G-Darius or Diablo: Hellfire.
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Which were the important events of 16 August 1997 ?
- RC saints: feast day of Saint Stephen I of Hungary; Saint Roch (helps against plague and skin diseases)
- USA: legal holiday in Vermont for the Battle of Bennington in 1777 (which actually took place in the state of New York)
- Palio dell'Assunta in Siena
- Eastern Orthodox: commemoration of the translation of the Acheiropoietos icon which means "Not made by hands", (also known as the Mandelion; now lost) from Edessa to Constantinople on 16 August 944
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- For only 2nd time Stanley Cup leaves North America (heads to Russia)
Sport Games on 16 August 1997
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Anderlecht - Molenbeek : 0 - 2
- Lokeren - Genk : 1 - 5
- Lommel - Beveren : 3 - 1
- Mouscron - Gent : 1 - 1
Division 2Football (France)
- Beauvais - Red Star 93 : 2 - 1
- Caen - Nancy : 2 - 2
- Laval - Mulhouse : 3 - 0
- Louhans-Cuis. - Lorient : 1 - 3
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Bordeaux - Rennes : 2 - 2
- Guingamp - Strasbourg : 0 - 0
- Lyon - Monaco : 0 - 3
- Montpellier - Marseille : 0 - 0
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Charlton - Oxford : 3 - 2
- Crewe - West Brom : 2 - 3
- Falkirk - Ayr : 2 - 1
- Morton - Hamilton : 0 - 2
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Puff Daddy & Faith Evans - I'll Be Missing You
- The Notorious B.I.G. - Mo Money, Mo Problems
- Quit Playing Games (With My Heart) - The Backstreet Boys
- Third Eye Blind - Semi-Charmed Life
- Meredith Brooks - Bitch
- 2 Become 1 - The Spice Girls
- Lil' Kim - Not Tonight
- Robyn - Do You Know (What It Takes)
- Dru Hill - Never Make A Promise
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
Top #10 R&B songs
- Dru Hill - Never Make A Promise
- The Notorious B.I.G. Featuring Puff Daddy & Mase - Mo Money Mo Problems
- Not Tonight - Lil' Kim Feat. Da Brat, Left Eye, Missy Elliott & Angie Mar
- I'll Be Missing You - Puff Daddy & Faith Evans Featuring 112
- Changing Faces - G.H.E.T.T.O.U.T.
- I Can Love You/Love Is All We Need - Mary J. Blige
- Up Jumps Da Boogie - Magoo And Timbaland
- Someone - SWV (Featuring Puff Daddy)
- R. Kelly - Gotham City
- Foxy Brown Featuring Dru Hill - Big Bad Mamma
Top #10 Latin songs
- Miente - Enrique Iglesias
- Por Debajo De La Mesa - Luis Miguel
- El Tucanazo - Los Tucanes de Tijuana
- Jordi - Desesperadamente Enamorado
- Gloria Estefan - No Pretendo
- Vivir Sin Ellas - Intocable
- Thalia - Amor A La Mexicana
- Acepta Mi Error - Los Temerarios
- Te Sigo Amando - Juan Gabriel
- Mi Ultimo Adios - Marco Antonio Solis
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