Monday February 17, 1997
US date format: 2/17/1997, UK date format: 17/2/1997
It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 17, 1997). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Tasha Farsaci and Collin MacKechnie.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Wannabe by The Spice Girls.
In UK Where Do You Go by No Mercy was in the top 5 hits.
Private Parts, directed by Betty Thomas, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while Personal History by Katharine Graham was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Bullyparade.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing B.C. Story or Broken Helix.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 17, 1997?
- Saint Evermodus
- Saint Alexis Falconieri (d. 1310)
- Saint Seven Founders of the Servites
- Random Acts of Kindness Day.
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- Carl Sagan Public Memorial at Pasadena, California
- Weekly Standard shows evidence Larry Flint sex abused his daughter
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 17, 1997?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Dru Hill - In My Bed
- Erykah Badu - On & On
- Puff Daddy (Featuring Mase) - Can't Nobody Hold Me Down
- R. Kelly - I Believe I Can Fly (From "Space Jam")
- 702 - Get It Together
- Whitney Houston - I Believe In You And Me (From "The Preacher's Wife")
- Babyface - Every Time I Close My Eyes
- En Vogue - Don't Let Go (Love)
- MC Lyte - Cold Rock A Party
- New Edition - You Don't Have To Worry/I'm Still In Love With You
Sport Games on February 17, 1997
- Atlanta Hawks - Houston Rockets : 98 - 127
- Boston Celtics - Seattle SuperSonics : 108 - 113
- Dallas Mavericks - Vancouver Grizzlies : 100 - 95
- Milwaukee Bucks - Washington Bullets : 93 - 95
- New Jersey Nets - Cleveland Cavaliers : 101 - 108
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- Kalamata - Olympiakos : 1 - 4
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Days to next February 17If February 17, 1997 is your birthday you're 23 years, 7 months, 10 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 21 days.
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on February 17, 1997?
On February 17, 1997 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is February 17, 1997?
On February 17, 1997 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.
Who was the US President on February 17, 1997?
On February 17, 1997 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 17, 1997?
On February 17, 1997 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on February 17, 1997?
On February 17, 1997 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on February 17, 1997?
On February 17, 1997 several famous people were born including, Tasha Farsaci, Collin MacKechnie, George Padilla
What was the number one song in February 17, 1997?
The number one song in the week of February 17, 1997 was Wannabe by The Spice Girls in US and Where Do You Go by No Mercy in UK
What were the top hits on February 17, 1997?
The top hits on February 17, 1997 were Wannabe by The Spice Girls, Un-Break My Heart by Toni Braxton, Can't Nobody Hold Me Down by Puff Daddy in US and Where Do You Go by No Mercy, Don't Speak by No Doubt, Don't Let Go (Love) by En Vogue in UK