Wednesday 19 November 1997
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Alexis May McCaughey and Brandon James McCaughey.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Candle In The Wind 1997 by Elton John.
In UK Barbie Girl by Aqua was in the top 5 hits.
Alien: Resurrection, directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while The Best Laid Plans by Sidney Sheldon was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Podge and Rodge. A Scare at Bedtime.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Fighting Force or Doraemon 2: SOS! Otogi no Kuni.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 19 November 1997 ?
- Alexis May McCaughey: Iowa, United States -- Septuplets (2).
- Brandon James McCaughey: Iowa, United States -- Septuplets (5).
- Joel Steven McCaughey: Iowa, United States -- Septuplets (7).
- Kelsey Ann McCaughey: Iowa, United States -- Septuplets (4).
- Kenneth Robert McCaughey: Iowa, United States -- Septuplets (1).
- Natalie Sue McCaughey: Iowa, United States -- Septuplets (3)
- Nathaniel Roy McCaughey: Iowa, United States -- Septuplets (6)
- McCaughey septuplets: world's first surviving set of septuplets
- Eugene Onegin, opens at Martin Beck Theater, New York City
- Old Neighborhood, opens at Booth Theater, New York City
- STS 87 (Columbia 24) launches into orbit
- Bell Laboratories in New Jersey announces that it has developed a 60-nanometre MOS transistor that is five times faster and one quarter the size of current transistors. It also uses 60 to 160 times less power.
- In Des Moines, Iowa, Bobbi McCaughey, a resident of the nearby town of Carlisle, gives birth to septuplets in the second known case where all seven babies were born alive.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Elton John - Candle In The Wind 1997
- Elton John - Something About The Way You Look Tonight
- Usher - You Make Me Wanna..
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
- Allure - All Cried Out
- LSG - My Body
- Somethin' For The People - My Love Is The Shhh!
- Boyz II Men - 4 Seasons Of Loneliness
- Chumbawamba - Tubthumping
- Aaliyah - The One I Gave My Heart To
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Sport Games on 19 November 1997
- Boston Celtics - New Jersey Nets : 100 - 108
- Golden State Warriors - San Antonio Spurs : 87 - 108
- Los Angeles Clippers - Miami Heat : 113 - 122
- Minnesota Timberwolves - Los Angeles Lakers : 93 - 118
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Aalst - Gent : 2 - 0
- Antwerp - Genk : 2 - 1
- Beveren - Standard : 2 - 3
- Club Brugge - Lokeren : 5 - 0
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bielefeld - Hertha : 1 - 3
- M'gladbach - Kaiserslautern : 1 - 3
- Munich 1860 - FC Koln : 1 - 0
- Stuttgart - Hansa Rostock : 2 - 1
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Celtic - Rangers : 1 - 1
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