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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 planets position on September 21, 1997). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). 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 Dead In The Water by Stuart Woods was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Noah's Ark. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Birthright: The Gorgon's Alliance or DarkEden.
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What the sky looked like on 21 September 1997

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Six Ways to Sunday

Directed by: Adam Bernstein

Starring: Norman Reedus, Debbie Harry, Adrien Brody, Paul D'Amato

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Dancing on the Moon

Directed by: Kit Hood

Starring: Natalie Vansier, Michael Yarmush, Elisha Cuthbert, Martine Badgley

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The Lovemaster

Directed by: Michael Goldberg

Starring: George Wendt, Craig Shoemaker, Kyle Thomas, Melissa Pomerantz

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Directed by: Adrian Lyne

Starring: Jeremy Irons, Dominique Swain, Melanie Griffith, Frank Langella

Country: United States

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Directed by: Peter Hyams

Starring: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Mia Sara, Ron Silver, Bruce McGill

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Noah's Ark

Directed by: Diane Paloma Eskenazi

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Ghar Jamai

Directed by: Arun Bhatt

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Tiger Bay

Directed by: J. Lee Thompson

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Happy Camp

Directed by: Josh Anthony

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Kenny Starfighter

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 September 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
  • Independence Day in Malta (1964), Belize (1981) & Armenia (1991)
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • 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
  • The Islamic Salvation Army, the Islamic Salvation Fronts' armed wing, declares a unilateral ceasefire in Algeria.

Sport Games on 21 September 1997

American Football
  • 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
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Serie A
Italian Football
  • Atalanta - Sampdoria : 0 - 2
  • Bari - Bologna : 0 - 0
  • Empoli - Lazio : 1 - 0
  • Inter - Fiorentina : 3 - 2
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Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Aalst - Standard : 1 - 1
  • Club Brugge - Molenbeek : 4 - 0
  • Germinal - Charleroi : 5 - 0
  • Harelbeke - Beveren : 1 - 1
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Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Stuttgart - M'gladbach : 3 - 0
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on September 21, 1997 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1997 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Usher - You Make Me Wanna...
  2. Mariah Carey - Honey
  3. Dru Hill - Never Make A Promise
  4. The Notorious B.I.G. Featuring Puff Daddy & Mase - Mo Money Mo Problems
  5. Up Jumps Da Boogie - Magoo And Timbaland
  6. My Love Is The Shhh! - Somethin' For The People Featuring Trina & Tamara
  7. Total - What About Us
  8. You Should Be Mine (Don't Waste Your Time) - Brian McKnight Featuring Mase
  9. Not Tonight - Lil' Kim Feat. Da Brat, Left Eye, Missy Elliott & Angie Mar
  10. Rome - Do You Like This
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Por Debajo De La Mesa - Luis Miguel
  2. Te Sigo Amando - Juan Gabriel
  3. Cristian - Lo Mejor De Mi
  4. Miente - Enrique Iglesias
  5. Si Tu Supieras - Alejandro Fernandez
  6. Jordi - Desesperadamente Enamorado
  7. El Destino - Juan Gabriel / Rocio Durcal
  8. Hoy Me He Vuelto A Enamorar - Frankie Negron
  9. Mi Ultimo Adios - Marco Antonio Solis
  10. He Tratado - Victor Manuelle
Top #5 songs in the UK
  1. Will Smith - Men In Black
  2. Something About The Way You Look / Candle In The Wind - Elton John
  3. Chumbawamba - Tubthumping
  4. The Verve - The Drugs Don't Work
  5. Puff Daddy & Faith Evans - I'll Be Missing You


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Dead In The Water

By: Stuart Woods

Stone Barrington only wants a winter getaway from the chill of New York in the beautiful, tropical Caribbean paradise of St.

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If This World Were Mine

By: E. Lynn Harris

A close circle of friends. A sexy stranger. How strong are the bonds of friendship?With a nine-week stay on the New York Times bestseller list, E.

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Deja Dead

By: Kathy Reichs

The first Temperance Brennan novel in the “cleverly plotted and expertly maintained series” (The New York Times Book Review) from the #1 internationally bestselling thriller writer Kathy Reichs.Her

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Angela's Ashes

By: Frank McCourt

A Pulitzer Prize–winning, #1 New York Times bestseller, Angela’s Ashes is Frank McCourt’s masterful memoir of his childhood in Ireland.“When I look back on my childhood I wonder how I managed to survive at all.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?



Platform: Windows 98/ME/2K/XP


Publisher: SOFTON Entertainment

Birthright: The Gorgon's Alliance

Birthright: The Gorgon's Alliance

Platform: DOS and Windows 95

Genre: Turn-based strategy, Turn-based tactics

Publisher: Sierra On-Line

Cookie and Bibi 3

Cookie and Bibi 3

Platform: Arcade game

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Semicom

F1 Pole Position 64 Human Grand Prix: The New Generation

F1 Pole Position 64 Human Grand Prix: The New Generation

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Ubisoft

Chasm: The Rift

Chasm: The Rift

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: GT Interactive Software, WizardWorks Software, Megamedia Corp.

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Batman Returns

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: DVD release

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Studio: Miramax

Format: VHS release

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That Darn Cat!

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Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery

Studio: New Line

Format: VHS release

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