Saturday April 19, 1997
US date format: 4/19/1997, UK date format: 19/4/1997
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 19, 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 David Rosenberg and Morgan Demeola.
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.
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery, directed by Jay Roach, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while Evening Class by Maeve Binchy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Vanishing Man.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ace Combat 2 or An Elder Scrolls Legend: Battlespire.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 19, 1997?
- Republic Day (Sierra Leone).
- Declaration of Independence Day (Venezuela).
- Easter Sunday 1908, 1981, 1987, 1992. In the Gregorian Calendar Easter Sunday falls on 19 April more often than on any other date.
- Bicycle Day.
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- Renee Slaughter, crowned 14th Miss Hawaiian Tropic International
- SD Padres and St. Louis Cardinals play at Aloha Stadium Hawaii
- El Duce: American singer and drummer (The...
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 19, 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
- Monica - For You I Will (From "Space Jam")
- 702 - Get It Together
- Puff Daddy (Featuring Mase) - Can't Nobody Hold Me Down
- Hev-D - Big Daddy
- Foxy Brown Featuring Jay-Z - I'll Be
- 112 - Cupid
- Montell Jordan - What's On Tonight
- B-Rock & The Bizz - My Baby Daddy
- Rome - I Belong To You (Every Time I See Your Face)
Sport Games on April 19, 1997
- Denver Nuggets - Dallas Mavericks : 100 - 95
- Los Angeles Clippers - Seattle SuperSonics : 100 - 125
- Miami Heat - Orlando Magic : 102 - 88
- Minnesota Timberwolves - Utah Jazz : 89 - 101
- New York Knicks - Chicago Bulls : 103 - 101
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Anderlecht - Club Brugge : 0 - 1
- Cercle Brugge - Molenbeek : 1 - 1
- Gent - Genk : 0 - 1
- Lokeren - Lierse : 0 - 1
- Lommel - Charleroi : 2 - 1
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Dortmund - Bayern Munich : 1 - 1
- FC Koln - Bielefeld : 2 - 5
- Freiburg - St Pauli : 4 - 0
- Hamburg - Schalke 04 : 1 - 0
- Munich 1860 - Bochum : 0 - 1
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Stuttgarter K - Unterhaching : 1 - 0
- Uerdingen - Ein Frankfurt : 3 - 0
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Days to next April 19If April 19, 1997 is your birthday you're 23 years, 5 months, 3 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 28 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?