Thursday 16 October 1997
It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Erin Riley .
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Something About The Way You Look Tonight by Elton John.
In UK Something About The Way You Look / Candle In The Wind by Elton John was in the top 5 hits.
Bean, directed by Mel Smith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while Plum Island by Nelson DeMille was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Atheist Experience.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Granstream Saga or Turok.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 October 1997 ?
- Erin Riley: American two-year-old homicide victim.
- James Mitchner: Author (Hawaii), dies of kidney failure at 90.
- Side Show, opens at Richard Rodgers Theater NYC for 91 performances
- The first color photograph appears on the front page of the New York Times.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Elton John - Candle In The Wind 1997
- Elton John - Something About The Way You Look Tonight
- Boyz II Men - 4 Seasons Of Loneliness
- Usher - You Make Me Wanna..
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
- Mariah Carey - Honey
- The Backstreet Boys - Quit Playing Games (With My Heart)
- Allure - All Cried Out
- Third Eye Blind - Semi-Charmed Life
- Jewel - Foolish Games
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Sport Games on 16 October 1997
- San Diego Chargers - Kansas City Chiefs : 3 - 31
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Guingamp - Bordeaux : 0 - 1
- Marseille - Metz : 2 - 0
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