Sunday April 20, 1997
US date format: 4/20/1997, UK date format: 20/4/1997
It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on April 20, 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 Tom Bristow .
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Can't Nobody Hold Me Down by Puff Daddy.
In UK I Believe I Can Fly by R Kelly was in the top 5 hits.
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery, directed by Jay Roach, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while Evening Class by Maeve Binchy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Vanishing Man.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dreams to Reality or Armored Core: Project Phantasma.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 20, 1997?
- USA- National High Five Day
- Blessed Oda (d. 1158)
- Saint Victor (d.303)
- Saint Marcellinus
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- Gin Game, opens at Lyceum Theater NYC for 144 performances
- Present Laughter, closes at Walter Kerr Theater, New York City
- 1st baseball game in Hawaii, Cards beat Padres in doubleheader
- Myrtle Beach LPGA Classic
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- Tom Bristow: YouTube Star.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 20, 1997?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Dru Hill - In My Bed
- Monica - For You I Will (From "Space Jam")
- 702 - Get It Together
- Puff Daddy (Featuring Mase) - Can't Nobody Hold Me Down
- Hev-D - Big Daddy
- Foxy Brown Featuring Jay-Z - I'll Be
- 112 - Cupid
- Montell Jordan - What's On Tonight
- B-Rock & The Bizz - My Baby Daddy
- Rome - I Belong To You (Every Time I See Your Face)
Sport Games on April 20, 1997
- Atlanta Hawks - New Jersey Nets : 92 - 108
- Charlotte Hornets - Milwaukee Bucks : 100 - 120
- Detroit Pistons - Indiana Pacers : 124 - 120
- Houston Rockets - San Antonio Spurs : 103 - 99
- Los Angeles Lakers - Portland Trail Blazers : 96 - 100
Serie AItalian Football
- Bologna - Juventus : 0 - 1
- Cagliari - Inter : 1 - 2
- Fiorentina - Roma : 2 - 1
- Lazio - Reggiana : 6 - 1
- Milan - Piacenza : 0 - 0
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Aalst - Mechelen : 3 - 1
- Antwerp - Standard : 3 - 0
- Harelbeke - St Truiden : 1 - 1
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Stuttgart - Leverkusen : 1 - 2
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on April 20, 1997?
On April 20, 1997 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is April 20, 1997?
On April 20, 1997 the zodiac sign was Taurus.
Who was the US President on April 20, 1997?
On April 20, 1997 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 20, 1997?
On April 20, 1997 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on April 20, 1997?
On April 20, 1997 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on April 20, 1997?
On April 20, 1997 several famous people were born including, Tom Bristow.
What was the number one song in April 20, 1997?
The number one song in the week of April 20, 1997 was Can't Nobody Hold Me Down by Puff Daddy in US and I Believe I Can Fly by R Kelly in UK.
What were the top hits on April 20, 1997?
The top hits on April 20, 1997 were Can't Nobody Hold Me Down by Puff Daddy, You Were Meant For Me by Jewel, Wannabe by The Spice Girls in US and I Believe I Can Fly by R Kelly, Bellissima by DJ Quicksilver, Don't Speak by No Doubt in UK.