Sunday September 21, 1997
US date format: 9/21/1997, UK date format: 21/9/1997
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 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 September people in US were listening to Honey by Mariah Carey.
In UK Men In Black by Will Smith was in the top 5 hits.
Six Ways to Sunday, directed by Adam Bernstein, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while Plum Island by Nelson DeMille was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Noah's Ark.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing AeroGauge or Chasm: The Rift.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 21, 1997?
- Mabon - Neopagan festival of Mabon
- International Day of Peace of the United Nations, as propagated by Peace One Day
- In ancient Greece, the eighth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the secret rites in the Telesterion finish and the feast, Pannychis, begins.
- Philippines - Thanksgiving Day
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- Brickyard Crossing Senior Golf Championhsip
- Mike Piazza is 2nd to hit a HR out of Dodger Stadium
- New York Yankee Cecil Fielder hits his 300th HR
- Tim Herron wins Texas Golf Open shooting a 271
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 21, 1997?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Mariah Carey - Honey
- The Backstreet Boys - Quit Playing Games (With My Heart)
- Usher - You Make Me Wanna..
- The Notorious B.I.G. - Mo Money, Mo Problems
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
- Puff Daddy & Faith Evans - I'll Be Missing You
- The Spice Girls - 2 Become 1
- Third Eye Blind - Semi-Charmed Life
- Aqua - Barbie Girl
- Jewel - Foolish Games
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Usher - You Make Me Wanna...
- Mariah Carey - Honey
- Dru Hill - Never Make A Promise
- The Notorious B.I.G. Featuring Puff Daddy & Mase - Mo Money Mo Problems
- Magoo And Timbaland - Up Jumps Da Boogie
- Somethin' For The People Featuring Trina & Tamara - My Love Is The Shhh!
- Total - What About Us
- Brian McKnight Featuring Mase - You Should Be Mine (Don't Waste Your Time)
- Lil' Kim Feat. Da Brat, Left Eye, Missy Elliott & Angie Mar - Not Tonight
- Rome - Do You Like This
Sport Games on September 21, 1997
- Atlanta Falcons - San Francisco 49ers : 7 - 34
- Baltimore Ravens - Tennessee Titans : 36 - 10
- Chicago Bears - New England Patriots : 3 - 31
- Cincinnati Bengals - Denver Broncos : 20 - 38
- Detroit Lions - New Orleans Saints : 17 - 35
Serie AItalian Football
- Atalanta - Sampdoria : 0 - 2
- Bari - Bologna : 0 - 0
- Empoli - Lazio : 1 - 0
- Inter - Fiorentina : 3 - 2
- Juventus - Brescia : 4 - 0
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Aalst - Standard : 1 - 1
- Club Brugge - Molenbeek : 4 - 0
- Germinal - Charleroi : 5 - 0
- Harelbeke - Beveren : 1 - 1
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Stuttgart - M'gladbach : 3 - 0
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