Sunday 17 August 1997
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
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.
Event Horizon, directed by Paul Anderson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while The Millionaire Next Door by Thomas J. Stanley and William D. Danko was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching South Park.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Jane's 688(I) Hunter/Killer or Ceremony of Innocence.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 17 August 1997 ?
- Rastafarianism - celebration of the birth of Marcus Garvey
- Roman Empire - Portunalia in honor of Portunes
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- 79th PGA Championship: Davis Love III shoots a 269 at Winged Foot Golf Club
- First of America Senior Golf Classic
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
- The Backstreet Boys - Quit Playing Games (With My Heart)
- Third Eye Blind - Semi-Charmed Life
- Meredith Brooks - Bitch
- The Spice Girls - 2 Become 1
- Lil' Kim - Not Tonight
- Robyn - Do You Know (What It Takes)
- Dru Hill - Never Make A Promise
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
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Sport Games on 17 August 1997
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Aalst - Antwerp : 2 - 0
- Charleroi - Standard : 2 - 1
- Club Brugge - Westerlo : 3 - 1
- Germinal - Lierse : 1 - 1
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Dundee United - Hibernian : 1 - 1
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