Wednesday February 19, 1997
US date format: 2/19/1997, UK date format: 19/2/1997
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 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 Joe Maw .
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 Beasts and Bumpkins or Ecstatica II.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 19, 1997?
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Pisces
- Astrology: Can also be last day of sun sign Aquarius depending on the time of birth and the astrologer's viewpoint.
- Chaoflux (Discordianism)
- US Federal Communications Commission makes available 311 for non-emergency calls and 711 for hearing or speech-impaired emergency calls.
- Joe Maw: TV Actor.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 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
- 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 19, 1997
- Boston Celtics - Golden State Warriors : 101 - 112
- Cleveland Cavaliers - Los Angeles Lakers : 103 - 84
- Indiana Pacers - Atlanta Hawks : 87 - 100
- Minnesota Timberwolves - Vancouver Grizzlies : 84 - 73
- Phoenix Suns - Charlotte Hornets : 115 - 123
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Ath Madrid - Logrones : 2 - 0
- Betis - Celta : 1 - 1
- Espanol - Ath Bilbao : 0 - 2
- Hercules - La Coruna : 1 - 3
- Oviedo - Extremadura : 0 - 0
La Liga Segunda DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Merida - Lleida : 0 - 2
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Arsenal - Man United : 1 - 2
- Aston Villa - Coventry : 2 - 1
- Derby - Sheffield Weds : 2 - 2
- Liverpool - Leeds : 4 - 0
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Days to next February 19If February 19, 1997 is your birthday you're 23 years, 7 months, 9 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 22 days.
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on February 19, 1997?
On February 19, 1997 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is February 19, 1997?
On February 19, 1997 the zodiac sign was Pisces.
Who was the US President on February 19, 1997?
On February 19, 1997 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 19, 1997?
On February 19, 1997 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on February 19, 1997?
On February 19, 1997 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on February 19, 1997?
On February 19, 1997 several famous people were born including, Joe Maw.
Which famous people died on February 19, 1997?
Famous people died on February 19, 1997 include, Deng Xiaoping, Stanley Pearson, Leo Rosten.
What was the number one song in February 19, 1997?
The number one song in the week of February 19, 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 19, 1997?
The top hits on February 19, 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.