Sunday 16 February 1997
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Neil Ibata and Charlie Green.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Un-Break My Heart by Toni Braxton.
In UK Where Do You Go by No Mercy was in the top 5 hits.
Lost Highway, directed by David Lynch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while Simple Abundance by Sarah Ban Breathnach was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Fortean TV.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Harley-Davidson & L.A. Riders or AirCars.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 February 1997 ?
- Saint Juliana
- Saint Lucilla
- Remembrance of Lambertus
- Saint Jeremias
- Saints Daniel, Samuel and Elias
- Kyoto Protocol Day (2005)
- Lithuania - Independence Day (1918)
- Neil Ibata: Son of Rodrigo Ibata, english-bolivian astrophysician who married a French woman, Neil became famous aged 15 when his article was published in "Nature" after his extraordinary discovery in Andromeda Galaxy.
- Charlie Green: Pop Singer.
- Brenden Hopkins: Vine Star.
- Chien-Shiung Wu: Chinese-American physicist (Born 1912).
- GTE Suncoast Senior Golf Classic
- Paul Stankowski wins Hawaiian Golf Open.
- At age 25, Jeff Gordon is youngest winner in Daytona 500 history.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Toni Braxton - Un-Break My Heart
- The Spice Girls - Wannabe
- En Vogue - Don't Let Go (Love)
- R. Kelly - I Believe I Can Fly
- Puff Daddy - Can't Nobody Hold Me Down
- Whitney Houston - I Believe In You And Me
- Keith Sweat - Nobody
- Jewel - You Were Meant For Me
- Babyface - Every Time I Close My Eyes
- BLACKstreet - No Diggity
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Sport Games on 16 February 1997
- Boston Celtics - Portland Trail Blazers : 106 - 118
- Denver Nuggets - Philadelphia 76ers : 112 - 97
- Detroit Pistons - Toronto Raptors : 92 - 89
- Golden State Warriors - Sacramento Kings : 85 - 105
Serie AItalian Football
- Atalanta - Vicenza : 3 - 1
- Juventus - Perugia : 2 - 1
- Lazio - Inter : 2 - 2
- Milan - Bologna : 2 - 0
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bielefeld - M'gladbach : 0 - 2
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Ath Bilbao - Oviedo : 3 - 2
- Barcelona - Santander : 1 - 0
- Celta - Hercules : 3 - 0
- Extremadura - Vallecano : 1 - 0
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