Tuesday 22 April 1997
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Erica Jean and Jekalyn Carr.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Can't Nobody Hold Me Down by Puff Daddy.
In UK I Believe I Can Fly by R Kelly was in the top 5 hits.
Romy and Michele's High School Reunion, directed by David Mirkin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Loriot.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Agent Armstrong or DemonStar.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 22 April 1997 ?
- Saints Soter and Caius
- Saint Leonidas (died 202)
- Brazil - Discovery Day.
- Saint Theodorus (d. 613)
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- Haouch Khemisti massacre in Algeria : 93 villagers killed.
- The Japanese embassy hostage crisis ends in Lima, Peru.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Puff Daddy - Can't Nobody Hold Me Down
- The Notorious B.I.G. - Hypnotize
- Jewel - You Were Meant For Me
- Monica - For You I Will
- The Spice Girls - Wannabe
- Savage Garden - I Want You
- Celine Dion - All By Myself
- Mark Morrison - Return Of The Mack
- AZ Yet - Hard To Say I'm Sorry
- Paula Cole - Where Have All The Cowboys Gone?
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Sport Games on 22 April 1997
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Ipswich - Man City : 1 - 0
- Portsmouth - Barnsley : 4 - 2
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Blackpool - Brentford : 1 - 0
- Luton - Bury : 0 - 0
- Stockport - York : 2 - 1
- Wrexham - Crewe : 1 - 1
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Blackburn - Sheffield Weds : 4 - 1
- Leeds - Aston Villa : 0 - 0
- Sunderland - Southampton : 0 - 1
- Wimbledon - Chelsea : 0 - 1
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