Wednesday May 21, 1997
US date format: 5/21/1997, UK date format: 21/5/1997
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini (see zodiac on May 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.
Famous people born on this day include Kevin Quinn and Viktoria Petryk.
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 7th Legion or Atomic Bomberman.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 21, 1997?
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 21, 1997?
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Top #5 songs in the UK
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Sport Games on May 21, 1997
- Houston Rockets - Utah Jazz : 92 - 104
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- CZ Jena - Mainz : 2 - 1
- F Koln - Uerdingen : 1 - 2
- Stuttgarter K - Wolfsburg : 0 - 0
La Liga Segunda DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Leganes - Merida : 1 - 1
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on May 21, 1997?
On May 21, 1997 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is May 21, 1997?
On May 21, 1997 the zodiac sign was Gemini.
Who was the US President on May 21, 1997?
On May 21, 1997 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 21, 1997?
On May 21, 1997 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on May 21, 1997?
On May 21, 1997 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 21, 1997?
On May 21, 1997 several famous people were born including, Kevin Quinn, Viktoria Petryk.
What was the number one song in May 21, 1997?
The number one song in the week of May 21, 1997 was MMMbop by Hanson in US and Lovefool by The Cardigans in UK.
What were the top hits on May 21, 1997?
The top hits on May 21, 1997 were MMMbop by Hanson, Hypnotize by The Notorious B.I.G., Return Of The Mack by Mark Morrison in US and Lovefool by The Cardigans, You're Not Alone by Olive, I Believe I Can Fly by R Kelly in UK.