Wednesday September 24, 1997

US date format: 9/24/1997, UK date format: 24/9/1997

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra (see zodiac on September 24, 1997). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Malaya Watson . In that special week of September people in US were listening to Honey by Mariah Carey. In UK Men In Black by Will Smith was in the top 5 hits. Live Flesh, directed by Pedro Almodóvar, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997 while If This World Were Mine by E. Lynn Harris was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Vampire Princess Miyu. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dragon Ball GT: Final Bout Dragon Ball: Final Bout or Eberouge.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Events

  • 31st Country Music Association Award

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Movies

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Princess Mononoke

Princess Mononoke

Directed by: Hayao Miyazaki

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

Country: United States of America

Perfect Blue

Perfect Blue

Directed by: Satoshi Kon

Starring: Junko Iwao, Rica Matsumoto, Shinpachi Tsuji, Masaaki Ôkura

Country: United States of America

Boogie Nights

Boogie Nights

Directed by: Paul Thomas Anderson

Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Julianne Moore, Burt Reynolds, Luis Guzmán

Country: United States of America

The Game

The Game

Directed by: David Fincher

Starring: Michael Douglas, Deborah Kara Unger, Sean Penn, James Rebhorn

Country: United States of America

Gattaca

Gattaca

Directed by: Andrew Niccol

Starring: Ethan Hawke, Uma Thurman, Jude Law, Gore Vidal

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Honeyyoutube
  2. - 4 Seasons Of Loneliness
  3. - You Make Me Wanna..
  4. - How Do I Live
  5. - Quit Playing Games (With My Heart)

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Men In Black
  2. - Something About The Way You Look / Candle In The Wind
  3. - Tubthumping
  4. - The Drugs Don't Work
  5. - I'll Be Missing You

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - You Make Me Wanna...
  2. - 4 Seasons Of Loneliness
  3. - Honeyyoutube
  4. - Never Make A Promise
  5. - My Love Is The Shhh!

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Por Debajo De La Mesa
  2. - Te Sigo Amando
  3. - Lo Mejor De Mi
  4. - Miente
  5. - Si Tu Supieras
Sport Games on September 24, 1997

Sport Games on September 24, 1997


Division 2

Football (France)
  • Beauvais - Amiens : 1 - 0
  • Le Mans - Gueugnon : 2 - 3
  • Lille - Nancy : 2 - 3
  • Louhans-Cuis. - Caen : 0 - 2
  • Martigues - Troyes : 1 - 4
See all Football game results of September 24, 1997

Division 1

Football (United Kingdom)
  • QPR - Portsmouth : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of September 24, 1997

Premier League

UK Soccer
  • Arsenal - West Ham : 4 - 0
  • Coventry - Crystal Palace : 1 - 1
  • Kilmarnock - Rangers : 0 - 3
  • Leicester - Blackburn : 1 - 1
  • Man United - Chelsea : 2 - 2
See all Football game results of September 24, 1997

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Football (Netherlands)
  • Ajax - MVV Maastricht : 7 - 0
  • Feyenoord - Vitesse : 5 - 1
  • Heerenveen - Twente : 2 - 1
  • NAC Breda - Groningen : 0 - 0
  • Roda JC - Nijmegen : 4 - 0
See all Football game results of September 24, 1997

TV Series

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Vampire Princess Miyu

Vampire Princess Miyu

Noah's Ark

Noah's Ark

Directed by: Diane Paloma Eskenazi

Tiger Bay

Tiger Bay

Directed by: J. Lee Thompson

Happy Camp

Happy Camp

Directed by: Josh Anthony

Oz

Oz

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Starring: Ernie Hudson, J.K. Simmons, Lee Tergesen, Dean Winters

Country: United States of America

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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If This World Were Mine by E. Lynn Harris

If This World Were Mine

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A close circle of friends. A sexy stranger. How strong are the bonds of friendship?With a nine-week stay on the New York Times bestseller list, E.

The Perfect Storm by Sebastian Junger

The Perfect Storm

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The bestselling book that became the blockbuster film starring George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, and Diane Lane. In October 1991, three weather systems collided off the coast of Nova Scotia to create a storm of singular fury, boasting waves over one …

Even The Stars Look Lonesome by Maya Angelou

Even The Stars Look Lonesome

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I have written of the black American experience, which I know intimately. I am always talking about the human condition in general and about society in particular.

Up Island by Anne Rivers Siddons

Up Island

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From childhood, Molly Bell Redwine was taught by her charismatic, domineering mother that "family is everything." But no one warned Molly that family can change unexpectedly.

Into Thin Air by Jon Krakauer

Into Thin Air

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National Bestseller A bank of clouds was assembling on the not-so-distant horizon, but journalist-mountaineer Jon Krakauer, standing on the summit of Mt. Everest, saw nothing that "suggested that a murderous storm was bearing down."

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Doctor Who: Destiny of the Doctors

Doctor Who: Destiny of the Doctors

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Publisher: BBC Multimedia

DoDonPachi

DoDonPachi

Platform: Arcade, Sega Saturn, PlayStation, EZweb, i-mode, PlayStation Network

Genre: Manic shooter

Publisher: JP Cave; INT Atlus

Dragon Ball GT: Final Bout Dragon Ball: Final Bout

Dragon Ball GT: Final Bout Dragon Ball: Final Bout

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: NA Atari (reprint)

Eberouge

Eberouge

Platform: Sega Saturn / PlayStation

Genre: Dating sim / Strategy

Publisher: Takara

Famista 64

Famista 64

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Namco

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on September 24, 1997?

On September 24, 1997 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is September 24, 1997?

On September 24, 1997 the zodiac sign was Libra.

Who was the US President on September 24, 1997?

On September 24, 1997 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on September 24, 1997?

On September 24, 1997 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on September 24, 1997?

On September 24, 1997 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on September 24, 1997?

On September 24, 1997 several famous people were born including, Malaya Watson.

Which famous people died on September 24, 1997?

Famous people died on September 24, 1997 include, Jonathon Silver.

What was the number one song in September 24, 1997?

The number one song in the week of September 24, 1997 was Honey by Mariah Carey in US and Men In Black by Will Smith in UK.

What were the top hits on September 24, 1997?

The top hits on September 24, 1997 were Honey by Mariah Carey, 4 Seasons Of Loneliness by Boyz II Men, You Make Me Wanna.. by Usher in US and Men In Black by Will Smith, Something About The Way You Look / Candle In The Wind by Elton John, Tubthumping by Chumbawamba in UK.