Friday November 21, 1997

US date format: 11/21/1997, UK date format: 21/11/1997

The day of the week was Friday, under the astrological sign of Scorpio (see Chinese Zodiac and Moon Sign on November 21, 1997).

Famous birthdays on this day include Toni Lato and Levi Jones.

The number one song in US was Candle In The Wind 1997 by Elton John. Barbie Girl by Aqua was #1 song in the UK.

Good Will Hunting, directed by Gus Van Sant, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1997 while The Ghost by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling book.

On TV people were watching Bed & Breakfast. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Heavy Gear or Hanagumi Taisen Columns.

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.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

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November 21, 1997 Famous Birthdays


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How old am I?

If November 21, 1997 is your birthday you are 25 years old. Find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long until your next birthday on November 21.

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November 21, 1997 Famous Deaths


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Movies

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Good Will Hunting

Good Will Hunting

Release year: 1997

Directed by: Gus Van Sant

Starring: Robin Williams, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, Stellan Skarsgård

Country: United States of America

As Good as It Gets

As Good as It Gets

Release year: 1997

Directed by: James L. Brooks

Starring: Jack Nicholson, Helen Hunt, Greg Kinnear, Cuba Gooding Jr.

Country: United States of America

Amistad

Amistad

Release year: 1997

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Starring: Djimon Hounsou, Matthew McConaughey, Anthony Hopkins, Morgan Freeman

See the Sea

See the Sea

Release year: 1997

Directed by: François Ozon

Starring: Sasha Hails, Marina de Van, Samantha, Paul Raoux

The Borrowers

The Borrowers

Release year: 1997

Directed by: Peter Hewitt

Starring: John Goodman, Jim Broadbent, Mark Williams, Celia Imrie

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Music charts

What was the number one song on November 21, 1997? Which were the top hits on November 21, 1997?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Candle In The Wind 1997
  2. - Something About The Way You Look Tonight
  3. - You Make Me Wanna..
  4. - How Do I Live
  5. - All Cried Out

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Barbie Girl
  2. - Torn
  3. - Perfect Day
  4. - Something About The Way You Look / Candle In The Wind
  5. - Tell Him

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - My Body
  2. - My Love Is The Shhh!
  3. - You Make Me Wanna...
  4. - Butta Love
  5. - Sock It 2 Me/The Rain (Supa Dupa Fly)

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Lo Mejor De Mi
  2. - Si Tu Supieras
  3. - Y Hubo Alguien
  4. - El Reloj
  5. - Te Sigo Amando
Sport Games on November 21, 1997

Sport Games on November 21, 1997


NBA

American Basketball
  • Chicago Bulls - Los Angeles Clippers : 111 - 102
  • Cleveland Cavaliers - Minnesota Timberwolves : 103 - 80
  • Denver Nuggets - Vancouver Grizzlies : 96 - 99
  • Miami Heat - Charlotte Hornets : 102 - 119
  • New Jersey Nets - Boston Celtics : 93 - 101
See all Basketball game results of November 21, 1997

Bundesliga 1

Football (Germany)
  • Bochum - Werder Bremen : 0 - 1
  • Hamburg - Dortmund : 1 - 3
See all Football game results of November 21, 1997

Bundesliga 2

Football (Germany)
  • CZ Jena - Mainz : 2 - 2
  • Uerdingen - Greuther Furth : 2 - 0
See all Football game results of November 21, 1997

Le Championnat

Football (France)
  • Bastia - Lens : 1 - 0
  • Cannes - Lyon : 1 - 0
  • Chateauroux - Bordeaux : 1 - 0
  • Le Havre - Guingamp : 0 - 0
  • Metz - Toulouse : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of November 21, 1997

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Bed & Breakfast

Bed & Breakfast

Release year: 1997

Directed by: Marcio Garcia

Sleepwalkers

Sleepwalkers

Release year: 1997

Directed by: Mick Garris

Vampire Princess Miyu

Vampire Princess Miyu

Release year: 1997

Noah's Ark

Noah's Ark

Release year: 1997

Directed by: Diane Paloma Eskenazi

Magazine Covers

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

Books

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The Ghost by Danielle Steel

The Ghost

By:

Charles Waterston has a loving wife and a thrilling career in London. His life seems perfect. He doesn't know what he will do when his 10 year marriage ends or if he is forced to move to New York.

Violin by Anne Rice

Violin

By:

Anne Rice's new novel, Interview with the Vampire, moves in the grand style of Interview with the Vampire. It takes place from nineteenth-century Vienna, to a St. Charles Greek Revival mansion near New Orleans, to the dazzling capitals around the …

The Perfect Storm by Sebastian Junger

The Perfect Storm

By:

This bestselling book became the blockbuster movie starring George Clooney and Mark Wahlberg. Three weather systems collided off Nova Scotia's coast in October 1991 to produce a storm of singular fury that swept waves over one hundred feet.

The Man Who Listens To Horses by Monty Roberts

The Man Who Listens To Horses

By:

Monty Roberts, a horse whisperer and American pioneer, is the real thing. His gentle Join-Up(r), training method shows how deep communication can be between man-and-animal.

Lucky You by Carl Hiaasen

Lucky You

By:

Florida woman who wins the lottery millions only to have her ticket stolen

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Heavy Gear

Heavy Gear

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: First-person shooter Vehicle simulation game

Publisher: Activision

Hanagumi Taisen Columns

Hanagumi Taisen Columns

Platform: Sega Saturn, ST-V arcade board

Genre: Falling-blocks puzzle

Publisher: Sega

Bushido Blade

Bushido Blade

Platform: PlayStation, PlayStation Network

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: JP Square; NA SCEA; PAL SCEE

Galapagos (video game)

Galapagos (video game)

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS

Genre: Action, Simulation

Publisher: Electronic Arts (US), Sega (JP)

Darklight Conflict

Darklight Conflict

Platform: DOS, PlayStation, Saturn, Windows

Genre: Space combat simulator

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on November 21, 1997?

On November 21, 1997 the day of the week was Friday.

What zodiac sign is November 21, 1997?

On November 21, 1997 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.

Who was the US President on November 21, 1997?

On November 21, 1997 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on November 21, 1997?

On November 21, 1997 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on November 21, 1997?

On November 21, 1997 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on November 21, 1997?

On November 21, 1997 several famous people were born including, Toni Lato, Levi Jones.

Which famous people died on November 21, 1997?

Famous people died on November 21, 1997 include, Ismail Fahmi.

What was the number one song in November 21, 1997?

The number one song in the week of November 21, 1997 was Candle In The Wind 1997 by Elton John in US and Barbie Girl by Aqua in UK.

What were the top hits on November 21, 1997?

The top hits on November 21, 1997 were Candle In The Wind 1997 by Elton John, Something About The Way You Look Tonight by Elton John, You Make Me Wanna.. by Usher in US and Barbie Girl by Aqua, Torn by Natalie Imbruglia, Perfect Day by Various Artists in UK.