Monday 24 February 1997
It was Monday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Lauren Bonnell and Jacy Jordan.
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.
Donnie Brasco, directed by Mike Newell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while Drums Of Autumn by Diana Gabaldon was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Jai Hanuman.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Beasts and Bumpkins or The Curse of Monkey Island.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 24 February 1997 ?
- Independence Day in Estonia (1918; the Soviet period is considered illegal annexation).
- Flag Day in MTxico.
- St. Sergius
- Dragobete in Romania.
- St. Matthias
- St. Modest
- St. Edelbert
- Blessed Ameel of Ter Duinen
- Regifugium, in the Roman calendar.
Famous Birthdays:24 February
- Isabelle Harriet Lucas: actress/singer (Outland, Comics), dies at age 69.
- South Africa announces it is constructing largest modern day blimp.
- Deng Xiaoping, leader of China, cremated (died February 19th).
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Spice Girls - Wannabe
- Toni Braxton - Un-Break My Heart
- Puff Daddy - Can't Nobody Hold Me Down
- R. Kelly - I Believe I Can Fly
- Jewel - You Were Meant For Me
- En Vogue - Don't Let Go (Love)
- Dru Hill - In My Bed
- Madonna - Don't Cry For Me Argentina
- Keith Sweat - Nobody
- Babyface - Every Time I Close My Eyes
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Sport Games on 24 February 1997
- Charlotte Hornets - San Antonio Spurs : 96 - 84
- Detroit Pistons - Orlando Magic : 84 - 93
- Golden State Warriors - Atlanta Hawks : 100 - 106
- Portland Trail Blazers - Chicago Bulls : 89 - 116
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Mainz - Hertha : 0 - 1
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Valencia - Compostela : 2 - 1
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- West Ham - Tottenham : 4 - 3
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