Wednesday March 19, 1997
US date format: 3/19/1997, UK date format: 19/3/1997
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 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 Jawan Harris and Rūta Meilutytė.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Can't Nobody Hold Me Down by Puff Daddy.
In UK Don't Speak by No Doubt was in the top 5 hits.
The Saint, directed by Phillip Noyce, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while The List by Steve Martini was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Shapes of the Invisible.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ark of Time or Darklight Conflict.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 19, 1997?
- Saint Adeltrudis (d.670)
- Saint Landoald
- Las Fallas in Valencia, Spain.
- Roman Catholicism and Church of England - Saint Joseph's Day for Saint Joseph of Nazareth, spouse of the Blessed Virgin Mary, stepfather of Jesus; patron saint of Belgium, a good death, carpenters hence also (alternative) Father's Day in Spain, Portugal, Belgium
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- Ice Pairs won by Mandy Woetzel and Ingo Steuer (GER)
- Supreme Court hears Internet indecency arguments
- Major League Baseball announces five year/$50 million deal with Pepsi.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 19, 1997?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Puff Daddy (Featuring Mase) - Can't Nobody Hold Me Down
- Dru Hill - In My Bed
- 702 - Get It Together
- Monica - For You I Will (From "Space Jam")
- Erykah Badu - On & On
- Foxy Brown Featuring Jay-Z - I'll Be
- Hev-D - Big Daddy
- Montell Jordan - What's On Tonight
- Zhane - Request Line
- Babyface - Every Time I Close My Eyes
Sport Games on March 19, 1997
- Cleveland Cavaliers - Charlotte Hornets : 72 - 90
- Golden State Warriors - Miami Heat : 91 - 93
- Indiana Pacers - Atlanta Hawks : 95 - 107
- New York Knicks - Philadelphia 76ers : 111 - 100
- Sacramento Kings - Los Angeles Clippers : 98 - 108
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Wolfsburg - Leipzig : 2 - 0
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Chelsea - Southampton : 1 - 0
- Leicester - Tottenham : 1 - 1
- Middlesbrough - Blackburn : 2 - 1
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on March 19, 1997?
On March 19, 1997 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is March 19, 1997?
On March 19, 1997 the zodiac sign was Pisces.
Who was the US President on March 19, 1997?
On March 19, 1997 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 19, 1997?
On March 19, 1997 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on March 19, 1997?
On March 19, 1997 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on March 19, 1997?
On March 19, 1997 several famous people were born including, Jawan Harris, Rūta Meilutytė, Ciara Bravo.
What was the number one song in March 19, 1997?
The number one song in the week of March 19, 1997 was Can't Nobody Hold Me Down by Puff Daddy in US and Don't Speak by No Doubt in UK.
What were the top hits on March 19, 1997?
The top hits on March 19, 1997 were Can't Nobody Hold Me Down by Puff Daddy, Wannabe by The Spice Girls, You Were Meant For Me by Jewel in US and Don't Speak by No Doubt, Mama / Who Do You Think You Are? by The Spice Girls, Encore Une Fois by Sash! in UK.