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Friday 19 September 1997

It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on September 19, 1997). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). 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 The Laws of Our Fathers by Scott Turow was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Noah's Ark. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Doom 64 or Burger Burger.
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What the sky looked like on 19 September 1997

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Six Ways to Sunday

Directed by: Adam Bernstein

Starring: Norman Reedus, Debbie Harry, Adrien Brody, Paul D'Amato

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Dancing on the Moon

Directed by: Kit Hood

Starring: Natalie Vansier, Michael Yarmush, Elisha Cuthbert, Martine Badgley

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The Lovemaster

Directed by: Michael Goldberg

Starring: George Wendt, Craig Shoemaker, Kyle Thomas, Melissa Pomerantz

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Directed by: Adrian Lyne

Starring: Jeremy Irons, Dominique Swain, Melanie Griffith, Frank Langella

Country: United States

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Directed by: Peter Hyams

Starring: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Mia Sara, Ron Silver, Bruce McGill

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Noah's Ark

Directed by: Diane Paloma Eskenazi

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Ghar Jamai

Directed by: Arun Bhatt

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Tiger Bay

Directed by: J. Lee Thompson

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Happy Camp

Directed by: Josh Anthony

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Kenny Starfighter

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 19 September 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)
  • Japan - Respect for the Aged Day (traditional - beginning in 2003, the holiday is held on the third Monday of September.)
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Famous Deaths:
  • Guelb El-Kebir massacre in Algeria; 53 killed.

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Sport Games on 19 September 1997

Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Anderlecht - Mouscron : 1 - 2
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Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Karlsruhe - Kaiserslautern : 2 - 4
  • Munich 1860 - Duisburg : 0 - 1
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Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Ein Frankfurt - Leipzig : 3 - 2
  • St Pauli - Wattenscheid : 1 - 1
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Division 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Brentford - Wycombe : 1 - 1
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on September 19, 1997 - Geocentric view

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

The Laws of Our Fathers

By: Scott Turow

In Kindle County, a woman is killed in an apparent random drive-by shooting. The woman turns out to be the ex-wife of a prominent state senator and an old acquaintance of Judge Sonia Klonsky, on whose desk the case lands.

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Special Delivery

By: Danielle Steel

In a novel that explores the fun and challenge, and occasional absurdity, of new beginnings, Danielle Steel tells the story of two people who find love where and when they least expect it.At

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By: Paul Reiser

The classic New York Times bestseller from actor/comedian Paul Reiser, a book that the San Francisco Chronicle calls “an out-loud laugh on every page,” is now available in trade paperback for

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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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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?



Platform: Windows 98/ME/2K/XP


Publisher: SOFTON Entertainment

Doom 64

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Midway Games

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Castlevania Legends

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: Platforming

Publisher: Konami

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Darkstalkers 3

Platform: Arcade, PlayStation, Sega Saturn, PlayStation Network

Genre: Fighting game

Publisher: Capcom

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Burger Burger

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Business simulation strategy game

Publisher: Gaps

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Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

My Fellow Americans

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The Karate Kid

Studio: Columbia/Tristar

Format: VHS releases; part of the Columbia/Tristar Family Collection

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Viva Las Vegas

Studio: MGM

Format: DVD release

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Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: DVD release

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The Absent-Minded Professor

Studio: VHS releases; part of the Walt Disney Film Classics:

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