Saturday February 22, 1997

US date format: 2/22/1997, UK date format: 22/2/1997

It was Saturday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 22, 1997). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Juanisha Johnson . In that special week of February people in US were listening to Wannabe by The Spice Girls. In UK Where Do You Go by No Mercy was in the top 5 hits. Private Parts, directed by Betty Thomas, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997 while Personal History by Katharine Graham was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Bullyparade. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ballblazer Champions or Balls of Steel.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1997 or at February 22 across the years.

likes
Like this day if it is important to you!
history

Historical Events

Which were the important events of February 22, 1997?


Holidays

  • Blessed Saint Isabel of France (+1270)
  • United States - Washington's Birthday (traditionally).
  • Ash Wednesday in 2023.
  • Saint Lucia - independence (1979).
  • See more

Events

  • Annika Sorenstam wins LPGA Cup Noodles Hawaiian Ladies Open.

Famous Birthday

Famous Deaths

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

See other popular movies of the week

Private Parts

Private Parts

Directed by: Betty Thomas

Starring: Howard Stern, Mary McCormack, Robin Quivers, Fred Norris

Traveller

Traveller

Directed by: Jack N. Green

Starring: Bill Paxton, Mark Wahlberg, Julianna Margulies, James Gammon

Yellow

Yellow

Directed by: Chris Chan Lee

Starring: Michael Chung, Burt Bulos, John Cho, Jason Tobin

Jungle 2 Jungle

Jungle 2 Jungle

Directed by: John Pasquin

Starring: Tim Allen, Martin Short, JoBeth Williams, Lolita Davidovich

Men Seeking Women

Men Seeking Women

Directed by: Jim Milio

Starring: Grant Shaud, Maureen Teefy, Anthony Palermo, Holly Long

vinyl songs

Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of February 22, 1997?
Unlimited, ad-free streaming of over a million songs, 30 day Free Trial


Sport Games on February 22, 1997

Sport Games on February 22, 1997


NBA

American Basketball
  • Charlotte Hornets - Atlanta Hawks : 93 - 92
  • Golden State Warriors - Chicago Bulls : 87 - 120
  • Portland Trail Blazers - Philadelphia 76ers : 80 - 97
  • Toronto Raptors - Dallas Mavericks : 99 - 92
See all Basketball game results of February 22, 1997

Jupiler League

Football (Belgium)
  • Antwerp - Cercle Brugge : 0 - 0
  • Genk - Mechelen : 0 - 1
  • Lierse - Lommel : 3 - 2
  • Molenbeek - Germinal : 0 - 1
  • Standard - Charleroi : 4 - 1
See all Football game results of February 22, 1997

Bundesliga 1

Football (Germany)
  • Bochum - Bayern Munich : 1 - 1
  • Hansa Rostock - Werder Bremen : 0 - 1
  • Leverkusen - Duisburg : 1 - 0
  • M'gladbach - Schalke 04 : 0 - 0
  • Munich 1860 - FC Koln : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of February 22, 1997

Bundesliga 2

Football (Germany)
  • Mannheim - Zwickau : 4 - 0
  • Wolfsburg - F Koln : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of February 22, 1997

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

Bullyparade

Bullyparade

Directed by: Michael Herbig

Die Camper

Die Camper

Brass Eye

Brass Eye

Starring: Christopher Morris, Mark Heap, Kevin Eldon, Doon Mackichan

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

The Forgotten Toys

The Forgotten Toys

Directed by: Graham Ralph

Spy Game

Spy Game

Written by:

Starring: Linden Ashby, Allison Smith, Bruce McCarty

Country: United States of America

Days to next February 22

If February 22, 1997 is your birthday you're 23 years, 7 months, 1 day old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 30 days.
calendar

Magazine Covers

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

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
Unlimited books on any devices, try your first month free

Personal History by Katharine Graham

Personal History

By:

Winner of the 1998 Pulitzer Prize for BiographyAn extraordinarily frank, honest, and generous book by one of America's most famous and admired women, Personal History is, as its title suggests, a

Small Town Girl by LaVyrle Spencer

Small Town Girl

By:

In one of her most unforgettable novels, New York Times bestselling author LaVyrle Spencer chronicles the passionate awakening of a country music star who embraced fame but fled from love. Eighteen

Drums Of Autumn by Diana Gabaldon

Drums Of Autumn

By:

BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Diana Gabaldon's The Fiery Cross. The magnificent saga continues.... It began in Scotland, at an ancient stone circle. There, a doorway, open to a select few, leads into the past—or the grave.

Airframe by Michael Crichton

Airframe

By:

From the author of Jurassic Park, Timeline, and Sphere comes this extraordinary thriller about airline safety, business intrigue, and a deadly cover-up. #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER “The pacing is fast, the suspense nonstop.”—People

Sole Survivor by Dean Koontz

Sole Survivor

By:

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER The plane crashed without warning. Three hundred and thirty people died. No explanation. No survivors.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Atomic Bomberman

Atomic Bomberman

Platform: Windows

Genre: Arcade game, Maze

Publisher: Interplay Entertainment

Croc: Legend of the Gobbos

Croc: Legend of the Gobbos

Platform: PlayStation, Sega Saturn, Microsoft Windows, Game Boy Color

Genre: Platform

Publisher: JP MediaQuest

Ballblazer Champions

Ballblazer Champions

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Action, sports

Publisher: NA LucasArts; EU CTO SpA

Balls of Steel

Balls of Steel

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Pinball

Publisher: 3D Realms

Dungeon Keeper

Dungeon Keeper

Platform: DOS, Windows 95

Genre: Real-time strategy, god game, dungeon management game

Publisher: Electronic Arts


Like this day if it is important to you!
likes