Thursday 17 April 1997
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Ryland Lynch .
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 A Reporter'S Life by Walter Cronkite was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Loriot.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cool Boarders 2 or Fantastic Four.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 17 April 1997 ?
- Pope Anicetus (died 166)
- Saint Gerwin of Oudenburg (d. 1117)
- Saint Landricus
- Blessed Radboud of Louvain (d.1142)
- Saint Stephen Harding (d. 1134)
- Chaim Herzog: Israeli politician, soldier, lawyer and author who served as the sixth President of Israel.
- New Jersey Devils' goalie Martin Brodeur is second NHL goalie to score in a playoff game.
- John Bell, 115, recieves new heart pacemaker.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
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Sport Games on 17 April 1997
- Golden State Warriors - Utah Jazz : 93 - 106
- Portland Trail Blazers - Vancouver Grizzlies : 105 - 73
- Sacramento Kings - Los Angeles Lakers : 99 - 108
- Seattle SuperSonics - Denver Nuggets : 108 - 104
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Espanol - Ath Madrid : 0 - 0
- Oviedo - Santander : 1 - 5
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Lille - Cannes : 1 - 2
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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