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Tuesday 24 June 1997

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on June 24, 1997). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of June people in US were listening to I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans. In UK Mmm Bop by Hanson was in the top 5 hits. Princess Mononoke, directed by Hayao Miyazaki, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997 while The Tenth Justice by Brad Meltzer was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Happy Camp. If you liked videogames you were probably playing G-Darius or F1 Pole Position 64 Human Grand Prix: The New Generation.
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What the sky looked like on 24 June 1997

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Princess Mononoke

Directed by: Hayao Miyazaki

Starring: Yôji Matsuda, Yuriko Ishida, Yûko Tanaka, Billy Crudup

Country: United States

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Mean Guns

Directed by: Albert Pyun

Starring: Christopher Lambert, Ice-T, Michael Halsey, Deborah Van Valkenburgh

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A Simple Wish

Directed by: Michael Ritchie

Starring: Martin Short, Mara Wilson, Robert Pastorelli, Ruby Dee

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Two Orphan Vampires

Directed by: Jean Rollin

Starring: Alexandra Pic, Isabelle Teboul, Bernard Charnacé, Natalie Perrey

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Directed by: Mel Smith

Starring: Rowan Atkinson, Peter MacNicol, John Mills, Pamela Reed

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Happy Camp

Directed by: Josh Anthony

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Riding the Tiger

Directed by: John Haptas and Kristine Samuelson

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Born to Run

Directed by: Phil Coles

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Knights of Ramune

Directed by: Yoshinori Sayanna

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The Vanishing Man

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 June 1997 ?

  • Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Saint John the Baptist, patron saint of QuTbec
  • Discovery Day in Newfoundland and Labrador (celebrating the 1497 discovery by John Cabot)
  • Bannockburn Day in Scotland (see 1314 above)
  • Quarter days in England
  • Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Rahmat (Mercy) - First day of the sixth month of the Bah�'f Calendar
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Famous Deaths:
  • Brian Keith: American movie and TV actor, who appeared in 80 films, versatile enough to portray everything from a homicidal maniac to a burly military man to a kindly parent.
  • Don Hutson: American football player and coach (d. 1997).
  • 4-1, Mark McGwire his a 538 foot HR
  • Melissa Drexler, 18, charged with killing her baby during her prom
  • Seat Mariner Randy Johnson strikes out 19 Oakland Athletics but loses

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on June 24, 1997 - Geocentric view

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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1997 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. I'll Be Missing You - Puff Daddy & Faith Evans Featuring 112
  2. Changing Faces - G.H.E.T.T.O.U.T.
  3. I Belong To You (Every Time I See Your Face) - Rome
  4. Look Into My Eyes (From "Batman & Robin") - Bone Thugs-N-Harmony
  5. Smile - Scarface Featuring 2Pac & Johnny P
  6. 112 - Cupid
  7. Mark Morrison - Return Of The Mack
  8. Don't Wanna Be A Player (From "Booty Call") - Joe
  9. Brownstone - 5 Miles To Empty
  10. Thinking Of You/Let's Get Down - Tony Toni Tone
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Enrique Iglesias - Solo En Ti
  2. El Mojado Acaudalado - Los Tigres del Norte
  3. Ya Me Voy Para Siempre - Los Temerarios
  4. Solo Contigo - Limite
  5. El Destino - Juan Gabriel / Rocio Durcal
  6. El Tucanazo - Los Tucanes de Tijuana
  7. La Mafia - Enamorada
  8. Te Sigo Amando - Juan Gabriel
  9. Motivos - Grupo Mojado
  10. Tu Y Yo - Bronco: El Gigante De America


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Tenth Justice

By: Brad Meltzer

#1 New York Times bestselling author Brad Meltzer exploded onto the literary stage with The Tenth Justice, a gripping, lightning-paced thriller that carries readers behind the scenes of the U.S.

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Fat Tuesday

By: Sandra Brown

A police officer is furious that his partner's murderer was acquitted. In a desperate act of revenge, he kidnaps the defense attorney's wife. Who will find redemption in this story of corruption and passion?

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The Notebook

By: Nicholas Sparks

Every so often a love story so captures our hearts that it becomes more than a story-it becomes an experience to remember forever. The Notebook is such a book.

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Brain Droppings

By: George Carlin

With hundreds of sold-out concert dates each year, over 20 albums, two Grammys, two Cable ACE awards, and more HBO specials that anyone else, George Carlin is more popular than ever.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Front Mission Alternative

Platform: PlayStation, PlayStation Network

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Square

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Platform: Arcade, PlayStation, PlayStation 2, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation Network

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: JP CyberFront; JP MediaKite; JP Sourcenext; NA/EU THQ

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F1 Pole Position 64 Human Grand Prix: The New Generation

F1 Pole Position 64 Human Grand Prix: The New Generation

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Ubisoft

Azure Dreams

Platform: PlayStation, Game Boy Color

Genre: Roguelike, role-playing video game

Publisher: Konami

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Dark Colony

Platform: Windows, Mac OS

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Strategic Simulations, Inc.

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Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

The First Wives Club

Studio: Paramount

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Studio: MGM

Format: VHS release

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House Arrest

Studio: MGM

Format: VHS release

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Studio: Columbia/Tristar

Format: VHS release

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Studio: MGM

Format: VHS release; part of the MGM/UA Family Treasures Collection

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