Friday September 19, 1997
US date format: 9/19/1997, UK date format: 19/9/1997
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 19, 1997). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Kobe Paras .
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Honey by Mariah Carey.
In UK Men In Black by Will Smith was in the top 5 hits.
Six Ways to Sunday, directed by Adam Bernstein, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while Plum Island by Nelson DeMille was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Noah's Ark.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing V-Rally or Close Combat: A Bridge Too Far.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 19, 1997?
- Heine Westenfluss's birthday, from Gundam SEED DESTINY.
- Hermione Granger's birthday, from J.K. Rowling's series Harry Potter.
- International Talk Like a Pirate Day
- Saint Kitts and Nevis - Independence Day (from Great Britain, 1983)
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- Guelb El-Kebir massacre in Algeria; 53 killed.
- 53 are killed in the Guelb El-Kebir massacre in Algeria.
- Kobe Paras: Basketball Player.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 19, 1997?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Mariah Carey - Honey
- The Backstreet Boys - Quit Playing Games (With My Heart)
- Usher - You Make Me Wanna..
- The Notorious B.I.G. - Mo Money, Mo Problems
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
- Puff Daddy & Faith Evans - I'll Be Missing You
- The Spice Girls - 2 Become 1
- Third Eye Blind - Semi-Charmed Life
- Aqua - Barbie Girl
- Jewel - Foolish Games
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Usher - You Make Me Wanna...
- Mariah Carey - Honey
- Dru Hill - Never Make A Promise
- The Notorious B.I.G. Featuring Puff Daddy & Mase - Mo Money Mo Problems
- Magoo And Timbaland - Up Jumps Da Boogie
- Somethin' For The People Featuring Trina & Tamara - My Love Is The Shhh!
- Total - What About Us
- Brian McKnight Featuring Mase - You Should Be Mine (Don't Waste Your Time)
- Lil' Kim Feat. Da Brat, Left Eye, Missy Elliott & Angie Mar - Not Tonight
- Rome - Do You Like This
Sport Games on September 19, 1997
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Anderlecht - Mouscron : 1 - 2
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Karlsruhe - Kaiserslautern : 2 - 4
- Munich 1860 - Duisburg : 0 - 1
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Ein Frankfurt - Leipzig : 3 - 2
- St Pauli - Wattenscheid : 1 - 1
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Brentford - Wycombe : 1 - 1
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Days to next September 19If September 19, 1997 is your birthday you're 23 years, 2 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 29 days.
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?