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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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TV Series

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

Brass Eye

Starring: Christopher Morris, Mark Heap, Kevin Eldon, Doon Mackichan

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Really Wild Animals

Starring: Dudley Moore, Billy West

Country: United States

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Coltrane's Planes and Automobiles

Starring: Robbie Coltrane

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Bingo & Molly

Written by: Tom Broadbridge, Alice Donenfeld, Robin Goodrow, Parker Page

Starring: Robin Goodrow, Frank Italiano, Larissa Matheson, Rachel More

Country: United States

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Pop-Up Video

Country: United States

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Movies

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

Lost Highway

Directed by: David Lynch

Starring: Bill Pullman, Patricia Arquette, John Roselius

Country: United States

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Chasing Amy

Directed by: Kevin Smith

Starring: Ben Affleck, Joey Lauren Adams, Ethan Suplee

Country: United States

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Scream

Directed by: Wes Craven

Starring: Neve Campbell, Courteney Cox, David Arquette

Country: United States

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Mars Attacks!

Directed by: Tim Burton

Starring: Jack Nicholson, Pierce Brosnan, Sarah Jessica Parker

Country: United States

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Jerry Maguire

Directed by: Cameron Crowe

Starring: Tom Cruise, Cuba Gooding Jr., Rene Zellweger

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 February 1997 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Juliana
  • Saint Lucilla
  • Remembrance of Lambertus
  • Saint Jeremias
  • Saints Daniel, Samuel and Elias
Famous Birthdays:
  • 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.
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • GTE Suncoast Senior Golf Classic
  • Paul Stankowski wins Hawaiian Golf Open.
  • At age 25, Jeff Gordon is youngest winner in Daytona 500 history.

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Sport Games on 16 February 1997

NBA
American Basketball
  • 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
See all Basketball game results of 16 February 1997
Serie A
Italian Football
  • Atalanta - Vicenza : 3 - 1
  • Juventus - Perugia : 2 - 1
  • Lazio - Inter : 2 - 2
  • Milan - Bologna : 2 - 0
See all Football game results of 16 February 1997
Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Bielefeld - M'gladbach : 0 - 2
See all Football game results of 16 February 1997
La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Ath Bilbao - Oviedo : 3 - 2
  • Barcelona - Santander : 1 - 0
  • Celta - Hercules : 3 - 0
  • Extremadura - Vallecano : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of 16 February 1997

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Magazine Covers

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

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.366
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.11215
  • Time: All images copyright Lucasfilm Ltd. All rights reserved. (Luke Skywalker by Ralph Nelson Jr.; C-3PO

Books

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

Simple Abundance

By: Sarah Ban Breathnach

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLEROver 7 million copies sold in 30 languages!Simple Abundance is a book of evocative essays - one for every day of the year - for women who wish to live by their own lights.

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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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Silent Witness

By: Richard North Patterson

After the murder of his high school sweetheart left him shattered, Tony Lord vowed never to return to his Ohio hometown of Lake City.

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The Rules

By: Ellen Fein, Sherrie Schneider

The search for Mr. Right starts here. This simple set of dating dos and don'ts-combining The Rules and The Rules II-will teach you how to find (and keep!) a man who treats you with the respect and dignity you deserve.You

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Harley-Davidson & L.A. Riders

Harley-Davidson & L.A. Riders

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Driving game

Publisher: Sega

101 Dalmatians: Escape from DeVil Manor

101 Dalmatians: Escape from DeVil Manor

Platform: PC

Genre: Action/Adventure/Strategy

Publisher: Disney Interactive

AirCars

AirCars

Platform: Atari Jaguar

Genre: 3D shooter

Publisher: ICD, Inc.

Captain Claw

Captain Claw

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Monolith Productions, Wizard Works

Hot Shots Golf

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment

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