Thursday 25 December 1997, Christmas
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Candle In The Wind 1997 by Elton John.
In UK Perfect Day by Various Artists was in the top 5 hits.
Angel, directed by Ernst Lubitsch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Azul tequila.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Close Combat: A Bridge Too Far or Bushido Blade.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Find out your future
Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 25 December 1997!
Which were the important events of 25 December 1997 ?
- Christmas Day is a Christian holiday on this day celebrating the Nativity of Jesus. It is a public holiday in many countries, including almost everywhere in the Americas, most European nations, the Philippines and most of Oceania, some African countries, the Commonwealth of Nations, and various other countries and regions. Many non-Christians, including non-theists, celebrate secular aspects of the holiday, such as decorating Christmas trees and exchanging gifts with family and friends. Some
- Pakistan - Quaid's Day is celebrated as a national holiday in Pakistan in honour of the birth of Mohammad Ali Jinnah.
- British Isles - a quarter day in England, Wales, Northern Ireland, and the Republic of Ireland. (but not in Scotland)
- Roman festivals - (re)birth of Sol Invictus, the winter solstice feast in the Roman Empire since 274.
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 25 December
- For 1st time US movie box office receipts pass $6 billion
- Jerry Seinfeld says this is the final season of his TV show
- For first time US movie box office receipts pass US$6 billion.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Elton John - Candle In The Wind 1997
- Elton John - Something About The Way You Look Tonight
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
- Usher - You Make Me Wanna..
- Janet - Together Again
- Puff Daddy - It's All About The Benjamin's
- LSG - My Body
- Mase - Feel So Good
- Robyn - Show Me Love
- Savage Garden - Truly Madly Deeply
Search For Your Ancestors
Sport Games on 25 December 1997
- Houston Rockets - Utah Jazz : 103 - 107
- Miami Heat - Chicago Bulls : 80 - 90
Make this date unforgettable
Genealogy: find out your family heritage
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?