Tuesday May 20, 1997

US date format: 5/20/1997, UK date format: 20/5/1997

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 20, 1997). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat). 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. Career Girls, directed by Mike Leigh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997 while The Gospel According To The Son by Norman Mailer was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Riding the Tiger. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Doraemon: Nobita to Mittsu no Seireiseki or Bomberman 64.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1997 or at May 20 across the years.

likes
Like this date if it is important to you!

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

See other popular movies of the week

Career Girls

Career Girls

Directed by: Mike Leigh

Starring: Katrin Cartlidge, Lynda Steadman, Kate Byers, Mark Benton

Con Air

Con Air

Directed by: Simon West

Starring: Nicolas Cage, John Cusack, John Malkovich, Colm Meaney

Country: United States of America

The Maker

The Maker

Directed by: Tim Hunter

Starring: Matthew Modine, Mary-Louise Parker, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Fairuza Balk

Bent

Bent

Directed by: Sean Mathias

Starring: Lothaire Bluteau, Clive Owen, Mick Jagger, Brian Webber

American Perfekt

American Perfekt

Directed by: Paul Chart

Starring: Amanda Plummer, Robert Forster, David Thewlis, Fairuza Balk

history

Historical Events

Which were the important events of May 20, 1997?


Holidays

  • Saint Austregisilus
  • Saint Lucifer
  • Saint Theodore of Pavia
  • Saint Bernardine of Siena
  • See more

Events

  • Thor-2A Delta 2 Launch (Norway / USA), Successful

Famous Birthday

Famous Deaths

vinyl songs

Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 20, 1997?
Unlimited, ad-free streaming of over a million songs, 30 day Free Trial


Sport Games on May 20, 1997

Sport Games on May 20, 1997


NBA

American Basketball
  • Miami Heat - Chicago Bulls : 77 - 84
See all Basketball game results of May 20, 1997

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

Riding the Tiger

Riding the Tiger

Directed by: John Haptas and Kristine Samuelson

Born to Run

Born to Run

Directed by: Phil Coles

Knights of Ramune

Knights of Ramune

Directed by: Yoshinori Sayanna

The Vanishing Man

The Vanishing Man

Shapes of the Invisible

Shapes of the Invisible

Directed by: Pierre Oscar Levy

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 1997?

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
Unlimited books on any devices, try your first month free

The Gospel According To The Son by Norman Mailer

The Gospel According To The Son

By:

Norman Mailer fused fact and fiction to create indelible portraits of such figures as Marilyn Monroe, Gary Gilmore, and Lee Harvey Oswald.

Evening Class by Maeve Binchy

Evening Class

By:

It was the quiet ones you had to watch. That's where the real passion was lurking.They came together at Mountainview College, a down-at-the-heels secondary school on the seamy side of Dublin,

The Millionaire Next Door by Thomas J. Stanley and William D. Danko

The Millionaire Next Door

By:

The bestselling The Millionaire Next Door identifies seven common traits that show up again and again among those who have accumulated wealth.

The Heart of a Woman by Maya Angelou

The Heart of a Woman

By:

In The Heart of a Woman, Maya Angelou leaves California with her son, Guy, to move to New York. There she enters the society and world of black artists and writers, reads her work at the Harlem Writers Guild, and …

Into Thin Air by Jon Krakauer

Into Thin Air

By:

National Bestseller A bank of clouds was assembling on the not-so-distant horizon, but journalist-mountaineer Jon Krakauer, standing on the summit of Mt. Everest, saw nothing that "suggested that a murderous storm was bearing down."

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Doraemon: Nobita to Mittsu no Seireiseki

Doraemon: Nobita to Mittsu no Seireiseki

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Action

Publisher: Epoch Co.

Everybody's Golf

Everybody's Golf

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment

BS Tantei Club: Yuki ni Kieta Kako

BS Tantei Club: Yuki ni Kieta Kako

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Nintendo

Bomberman 64

Bomberman 64

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Action-Adventure

Publisher: JP Hudson Soft; NA / PAL Nintendo

Chaos Island: The Lost World

Chaos Island: The Lost World

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy


Like this date if it is important to you!
likes