Wednesday 20 August 1997
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Hunter Knoche .
In that special week of August people in US were listening to I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans.
In UK I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans was in the top 5 hits.
Event Horizon, directed by Paul Anderson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while Unnatural Exposure by Patricia Cornwell was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching South Park.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bomberman 64 or Damage Incorporated.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 20 August 1997 ?
- Morocco - Revolution of the King and the People Day
- RC saints - Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Asm� (Names) - First day of the ninth month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- Estonia - Restoration Day
- Hungary - St. Stephen's day, the main national holiday in Hungary
- Shelly Moore, 18, of Tenn, crowned 15th Miss Teen USA
- Souhane massacre in Algeria; over 60 people are killed and 15 kidnapped.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Puff Daddy & Faith Evans - I'll Be Missing You
- The Notorious B.I.G. - Mo Money, Mo Problems
- The Backstreet Boys - Quit Playing Games (With My Heart)
- Third Eye Blind - Semi-Charmed Life
- The Spice Girls - 2 Become 1
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
- Dru Hill - Never Make A Promise
- Lil' Kim - Not Tonight
- Meredith Brooks - Bitch
- Robyn - Do You Know (What It Takes)
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Sport Games on 20 August 1997
Division 2Football (France)
- Amiens - Louhans-Cuis. : 1 - 1
- Gueugnon - Nice : 1 - 2
- Le Mans - Martigues : 0 - 0
- Lorient - Sochaux : 2 - 1
- Groningen - Volendam : 3 - 0
- Heerenveen - NAC Breda : 3 - 1
- PSV Eindhoven - Waalwijk : 5 - 1
- Roda JC - Utrecht : 1 - 0
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