Tuesday 20 May 1997
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Lucas Rangel .
In that special week of May people in US were listening to MMMbop by Hanson.
In UK Lovefool by The Cardigans was in the top 5 hits.
The Lost World: Jurassic Park, directed by Steven Spielberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while Snow In August by Pete Hamill was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Loriot.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing DoDonPachi or Fighting Force.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 20 May 1997 ?
- Saint Austregisilus
- Saint Lucifer
- Saint Theodore of Pavia
- Saint Bernardine of Siena
- East Timor National Day.
- Cameroon National Day.
- Saint Ivo of Chartres
- Virgilio Boat: President of Colombia (1986-90), dies.
- Thor-2A Delta 2 Launch (Norway / USA), Successful
- White Sox Frank Thomas reaches base safely for 15th straight time
- Cosmos Zenit-2 launch (Russia), failed.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Hanson - MMMbop
- The Notorious B.I.G. - Hypnotize
- Mark Morrison - Return Of The Mack
- Monica - For You I Will
- The Spice Girls - Say You'll Be There
- Jewel - You Were Meant For Me
- Savage Garden - I Want You
- Paula Cole - Where Have All The Cowboys Gone?
- I Belong To You (Every Time I See Your Face) - Rome
- Puff Daddy - Can't Nobody Hold Me Down
Search For Your Ancestors
Sport Games on 20 May 1997
- Miami Heat - Chicago Bulls : 77 - 84
Make this date unforgettable
Genealogy: find out your family heritage
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?