Saturday 23 August 1997
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
In that special week of August people in US were listening to I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans.
In UK I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans was in the top 5 hits.
Event Horizon, directed by Paul Anderson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while The God Of Small Things by Arundhati Roy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching South Park.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Automobili Lamborghini or ClayFighter 63⅓.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 23 August 1997 ?
- Astrology - Last day of sun sign Leo in the tropical zodiac
- Swaziland - Umhlanga Day
- Romania - Liberation Day (1944)
- RC Saints - Saint Rose of Lima
- Roman festivals - Vulcanalia
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- Eric Gairy: Grenadan politician 1st Prime Minister of Grenada (d. 1997).
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Puff Daddy & Faith Evans - I'll Be Missing You
- The Notorious B.I.G. - Mo Money, Mo Problems
- The Backstreet Boys - Quit Playing Games (With My Heart)
- Third Eye Blind - Semi-Charmed Life
- The Spice Girls - 2 Become 1
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
- Dru Hill - Never Make A Promise
- Lil' Kim - Not Tonight
- Meredith Brooks - Bitch
- Robyn - Do You Know (What It Takes)
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Sport Games on 23 August 1997
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Antwerp - Lommel : 2 - 5
- Beveren - St Truiden : 1 - 1
- Genk - Germinal : 4 - 2
- Gent - Westerlo : 6 - 0
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bielefeld - Werder Bremen : 3 - 0
- Dortmund - Bochum : 5 - 2
- Duisburg - Stuttgart : 0 - 3
- Kaiserslautern - Schalke 04 : 3 - 0
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Stuttgarter K - Uerdingen : 2 - 2
Division 2Football (France)
- Beauvais - Valence : 1 - 2
- Caen - Wasquehal : 6 - 0
- Laval - Troyes : 2 - 1
- Lille - Le Mans : 2 - 0
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