Sunday March 23, 1997
US date format: 3/23/1997, UK date format: 23/3/1997
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on March 23, 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 Mini Muka and Aidan Davis.
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.
The Saint, directed by Phillip Noyce, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while The List by Steve Martini was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Shapes of the Invisible.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing AeroGauge or Doom 64.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 23, 1997?
- Saint Rebecca (d.1914)
- Roman Empire - Tubilustrium was held in honor of Mars.
- Ancient Latvia - Lieldienas held in honor of Mara and other pagan goddesses.
- Pakistan - National Day (Republic Day).
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- Mandy Patinkin in Concert, closes at Lyceum Theater, New York City
- 17th Golden Raspberry Awards: Striptease wins
- Betsy King wins LPGA Standard Register PING
- Liberty Legends of Senior Golf
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 23, 1997?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Puff Daddy (Featuring Mase) - Can't Nobody Hold Me Down
- Dru Hill - In My Bed
- 702 - Get It Together
- Monica - For You I Will (From "Space Jam")
- Erykah Badu - On & On
- Foxy Brown Featuring Jay-Z - I'll Be
- Hev-D - Big Daddy
- Montell Jordan - What's On Tonight
- Zhane - Request Line
- Babyface - Every Time I Close My Eyes
Sport Games on March 23, 1997
- Atlanta Hawks - Toronto Raptors : 90 - 79
- Los Angeles Lakers - Orlando Magic : 84 - 110
- Miami Heat - Minnesota Timberwolves : 113 - 108
- New Jersey Nets - Boston Celtics : 100 - 91
- Portland Trail Blazers - New York Knicks : 94 - 88
Serie AItalian Football
- Atalanta - Milan : 0 - 2
- Fiorentina - Parma : 1 - 0
- Inter - Verona : 2 - 1
- Napoli - Juventus : 0 - 0
- Perugia - Cagliari : 3 - 2
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Karlsruhe - Bayern Munich : 0 - 2
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Hertha - Gutersloh : 5 - 2
- Leipzig - F Koln : 4 - 1
- Meppen - Ein Frankfurt : 1 - 1
- Unterhaching - Mannheim : 2 - 1
- Wolfsburg - Essen : 5 - 1
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Days to next March 23If March 23, 1997 is your birthday you're 23 years, 6 months, 3 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 25 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?