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Sunday 19 October 1997

It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Peete Twins and Federico Russo. In that special week of October people in US were listening to Something About The Way You Look Tonight by Elton John. In UK Something About The Way You Look / Candle In The Wind by Elton John was in the top 5 hits. Bean, directed by Mel Smith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997 while The Royals by Kitty Kelle was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Atheist Experience. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battle Circuit or Doctor Who: Destiny of the Doctors.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

The Atheist Experience

Starring: Matt Dillahunty, Tracie Harris

Country: United States

Fóstbræður

Starring: Jón Gnarr

Country: Iceland

Science Court

Starring: Jennifer Harrison, H. Jon Benjamin, Bill Braudis, Micaela Hebert

Country: United States

The New Batman Adventures

Written by: Bob Kane

Starring: Kevin Conroy, Tara Strong, Mathew Valencia, Efrem Zimbalist Jr.

Country: United States

Between Brothers

Written by: Barry O'Brien, Cheryl Alu

Starring: Kadeem Hardison, Dondre Whitfield, Kelly Perine, Rachael Crawford

Country: United States

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

I Know What You Did Last Summer

Directed by: Jim Gillespie

Starring: Jennifer Love Hewitt, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Anne Heche

Country: United States

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Bean

Directed by: Mel Smith

Starring: Rowan Atkinson, Peter MacNicol, John Mills

Country: United States

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The Devil's Advocate

Directed by: Taylor Hackford

Starring: Keanu Reeves, Al Pacino, Charlize Theron

Country: United States

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Boogie Nights

Directed by: Paul Thomas Anderson

Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Julianne Moore, Burt Reynolds

Country: United States

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Gattaca

Directed by: Andrew Niccol

Starring: Ethan Hawke, Uma Thurman, Jude Law

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 19 October 1997 ?

Holidays:
  • Niue - Constitution Day in honour of the country's independence (self-governing in free association with New Zealand) in 1974.
  • Brazil - Independence Day of State of Piauf
  • Albania - Mother Teresa Day.
  • Also see October 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Roman Catholic Saints - Saints Jean de BrTbeuf, Isaac Jogues, and Companions; Saint Frideswide
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 19 October
Famous Deaths:
  • Glen Buxton: American musician who was a guitarist for the Alice Cooper band.
Facts:
  • Annie, closes at Martin Beck Theater, New York City
  • 700th World Series home run (Sandy Alomar, Cleveland Indians)
  • David Duval wins Walt Disney World / Oldsmobile Golf Classic
  • Hyatt Regency Maui Kaanapali Senior Golf Classic

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Sport Games on 19 October 1997

NFL
American Football
  • Arizona Cardinals - Philadelphia Eagles : 10 - 13
  • Carolina Panthers - New Orleans Saints : 13 - 0
  • Denver Broncos - Oakland Raiders : 25 - 28
  • Jacksonville Jaguars - Dallas Cowboys : 22 - 26
See all American Football game results of 19 October 1997
Serie A
Italian Football
  • Bari - Juventus : 0 - 5
  • Brescia - Vicenza : 4 - 0
  • Fiorentina - Roma : 0 - 0
  • Milan - Lecce : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of 19 October 1997
Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Gent - Antwerp : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of 19 October 1997
Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Bielefeld - M'gladbach : 3 - 1
See all Football game results of 19 October 1997

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1997?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.401
  • Time: America's fascination with Buddhism. On cover: Brad Pitt from the film 'Seven Years in Tibet.'
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9608

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Royals

By: Kitty Kelle

Updated account of the British Royal family. (H, Grand Central Publishing)

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The Man Who Listens To Horses

By: Monty Roberts

Monty Roberts is a real-life horse whisperer–an American original whose gentle Join-Up® training method reveals the depth of communication possible between man and animal.

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The Notebook

By: Nicholas Sparks

Every so often a love story so captures our hearts that it becomes more than a story-it becomes an experience to remember forever. The Notebook is such a book.

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The God Of Small Things

By: Arundhati Roy

Compared favorably to the works of Faulkner and Dickens, Arundhati Roy’s debut novel is a modern classic that has been read and loved worldwide.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Battle Circuit

Battle Circuit

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Capcom

Diablo: Hellfire

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action role-playing game, hack and slash

Publisher: Sierra On-Line

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Doctor Who: Destiny of the Doctors

Doctor Who: Destiny of the Doctors

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Publisher: BBC Multimedia

Elemental Gearbolt

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Light gun shooter

Publisher: JP Sony Computer Entertainment; NA Working Designs

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X-Men: The Ravages of Apocalypse

Platform: PC (MS-DOS, Microsoft Windows, Linux, Macintosh)

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: WizardWorks Software

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