Monday July 21, 1997
US date format: 7/21/1997, UK date format: 21/7/1997
It was Monday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 21, 1997). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
In that special week of July 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.
Cop Land, directed by James Mangold, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Tiger Bay.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing F1 Pole Position 64 Human Grand Prix: The New Generation or Eberouge.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 21, 1997?
- St. Zoticus
- St. Victor of Marseilles
- St. Barhadbesciabus
- St. Arbogastus
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- 200-year-old USS Constitution sails under its own power
- New York Yank Mike Whiton held in Milwaukee on charges of sexual assault
- The fully restored USS Constitution sailing ship (aka "Old Ironsides") celebrates her 200th birthday by setting sail for the first time in 116 years.
- On her 200th birthday, the fully restored USS Constitution (aka "Old Ironsides") sets sail for the first time in 116 years.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 21, 1997?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Puff Daddy & Faith Evans - I'll Be Missing You
- Meredith Brooks - Bitch
- The Backstreet Boys - Quit Playing Games (With My Heart)
- Mark Morrison - Return Of The Mack
- Hanson - MMMbop
- Third Eye Blind - Semi-Charmed Life
- Shawn Colvin - Sunny Came Home
- Robyn - Do You Know (What It Takes)
- Bone Thugs N Harmony - Look Into My Eyes
- R. Kelly - Gotham City
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Puff Daddy & Faith Evans Featuring 112 - I'll Be Missing You
- Mary J. Blige - I Can Love You/Love Is All We Need
- Changing Faces - G.H.E.T.T.O.U.T.
- Lil' Kim Feat. Da Brat, Left Eye, Missy Elliott & Angie Mar - Not Tonight
- SWV (Featuring Puff Daddy) - Someone
- Rome - I Belong To You (Every Time I See Your Face)
- Scarface Featuring 2Pac & Johnny P - Smile
- En Vogue - Whatever
- K-Ci & JoJo - You Bring Me Up
- Brownstone - 5 Miles To Empty
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next July 21If July 21, 1997 is your birthday you're 23 years, 2 months, 2 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months, 28 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?