Saturday 22 March 1997
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Milo Sussman and Frank Rossi.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Can't Nobody Hold Me Down by Puff Daddy.
In UK Don't Speak by No Doubt was in the top 5 hits.
Crash, directed by David Cronenberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while Murder In Brentwood by Mark Fuhrman was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Corpus Christi.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Curse of Monkey Island or Dōsei.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 22 March 1997 ?
- Blessed Genta of Maaseik
- The fourth day of Quinquatria in ancient Rome, held in honor of Minerva.
- World Water Day.
- Easter Sunday - 1818, 2285. In the Gregorian Calendar 22 March is the earliest date on which Easter Sunday can fall (25th April is the latest).
- Saint Octavian
- Saint Lea of Rome
- Saint Reinhilde of Ghent
- Milo Sussman: American noted family, the son of TV talk-show host Ricki Lake and her artist husband Rob Sussman, 8 lbs 4 oz.
- Frank Rossi: Model.
- María Herazo: Colombian tennis player.
- Sunset Boulevard, closes at Minskoff NYC after 977 performances
- Comet Hale-Bopp Closest Approach to Earth (1.315 AU)
- Ladies Fig Skating Championship in Lausanne won by Tara Lipinski (USA)
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Search For Your Ancestors
Sport Games on 22 March 1997
- Cleveland Cavaliers - Dallas Mavericks : 75 - 72
- Detroit Pistons - Chicago Bulls : 88 - 103
- Golden State Warriors - Charlotte Hornets : 93 - 100
- Los Angeles Clippers - Utah Jazz : 94 - 107
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Charleroi - Lokeren : 3 - 1
- Genk - Anderlecht : 3 - 2
- Germinal - Mechelen : 2 - 2
- Lierse - Antwerp : 1 - 0
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Dortmund - M'gladbach : 1 - 3
- FC Koln - St Pauli : 0 - 1
- Freiburg - Leverkusen : 1 - 2
- Hamburg - Bochum : 2 - 2
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Stuttgarter K - Zwickau : 1 - 0
Make this date unforgettable
Genealogy: find out your family heritage
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?