Thursday 23 October 1997
It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jordan Hanna and Zach Callison.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Something About The Way You Look Tonight by Elton John.
In UK Something About The Way You Look / Candle In The Wind by Elton John was in the top 5 hits.
Bean, directed by Mel Smith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while The Royals by Kitty Kelley was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Atheist Experience.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Beatmania or Final Fantasy Tactics.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 23 October 1997 ?
- Chemistry: Mole Day
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Scorpio in Western tropical astrology.
- Hungary - National Day (revolution of 1956 and the proclamation of the Republic of Hungary in 1989)
- Also see October 23 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - Saint Giovanni da Capistrano; Anicius Manlius Severinus Boethius
- French Republican Calendar - CTleri (Celery) Day, second day in the Month of Brumaire
Famous Birthdays:23 October
- Triumph of Love, opens at Royale Theater, New York City
- At 6:11 AM San Francisco experiences a black out
- Dow Jones drops 186.88 pts
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Elton John - Something About The Way You Look Tonight
- Elton John - Candle In The Wind 1997
- Usher - You Make Me Wanna..
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
- Boyz II Men - 4 Seasons Of Loneliness
- Allure - All Cried Out
- Mariah Carey - Honey
- The Backstreet Boys - Quit Playing Games (With My Heart)
- Jewel - Foolish Games
- Somethin' For The People - My Love Is The Shhh!
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Sport Games on 23 October 1997
Division 3Football (United Kingdom)
- Doncaster - Swansea : 0 - 3
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