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Saturday 26 April 1997

It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of April people in US were listening to Can't Nobody Hold Me Down by Puff Daddy. In UK I Believe I Can Fly by R Kelly was in the top 5 hits. Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery, directed by Jay Roach, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997 while Personal History by Katharine Graham was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Loriot. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dilbert's Desktop Games or The Bombing Islands.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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TV Series

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

Brass Eye

Starring: Christopher Morris, Mark Heap, Kevin Eldon, Doon Mackichan

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Really Wild Animals

Starring: Dudley Moore, Billy West

Country: United States

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Coltrane's Planes and Automobiles

Starring: Robbie Coltrane

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Bingo & Molly

Written by: Tom Broadbridge, Alice Donenfeld, Robin Goodrow, Parker Page

Starring: Robin Goodrow, Frank Italiano, Larissa Matheson, Rachel More

Country: United States

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Pop-Up Video

Country: United States

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Movies

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

Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery

Directed by: Jay Roach

Starring: Mike Myers, Elizabeth Hurley, Michael York

Country: United States

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Romy and Michele's High School Reunion

Directed by: David Mirkin

Starring: Mira Sorvino, Lisa Kudrow, Janeane Garofalo

Country: United States

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Grosse Pointe Blank

Directed by: George Armitage

Starring: John Cusack, Minnie Driver, Dan Aykroyd

Country: United States

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Liar Liar

Directed by: Tom Shadyac

Starring: Jim Carrey, Maura Tierney, Justin Cooper

Country: United States

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Crash

Directed by: David Cronenberg

Starring: James Spader, Holly Hunter, Elias Koteas

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 26 April 1997 ?

Holidays:
  • World Intellectual Property Day (since 2001).
  • Florida and Georgia, USA - Confederate Memorial Day.
  • Shi'a Islam - Mawlid, Muhammad's birthday (2005).
  • Tanzania - Union Day.
  • Feast day of the following saint in the Orthodox Church: Stephen of Perm - also Old Permic Alphabet Day
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 26 April
Famous Deaths:
  • Joey Faye: Comic (Fruit of the Loom grapes), dies at 86.
  • Peng Zhen: Mayor of Beijing China (1951-66).
  • Yegorov: Russian leader (1994-95).
Facts:
  • Life, opens at Barrymore Theater, New York City

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Sport Games on 26 April 1997

NBA
American Basketball
  • Charlotte Hornets - New York Knicks : 93 - 100
  • Los Angeles Clippers - Utah Jazz : 99 - 105
  • Minnesota Timberwolves - Houston Rockets : 84 - 96
See all Basketball game results of 26 April 1997
Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Bayern Munich - Dusseldorf : 5 - 0
  • Bielefeld - Dortmund : 2 - 0
  • Bochum - Freiburg : 3 - 2
  • Karlsruhe - Hamburg : 3 - 1
See all Football game results of 26 April 1997
Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Zwickau - Hertha : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of 26 April 1997
Division 2
Football (France)
  • Amiens - Beauvais : 0 - 0
  • Charleville - Valence : 1 - 0
  • Chateauroux - Gueugnon : 1 - 0
  • Epinal - Toulon : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of 26 April 1997

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in April 1997?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.376
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.11194
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: America's 25 Most Influential People -- Apr. 21, 1997

Books

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

Personal History

By: Katharine Graham

Winner of the 1998 Pulitzer Prize for BiographyAn extraordinarily frank, honest, and generous book by one of America's most famous and admired women, Personal History is, as its title suggests, a

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The Gift Of Peace

By: Joseph Cardinal Bernardin

Joseph Cardinal Bernardin's gentle leadership throughout his life of ministerial service had made him an internationally beloved figure, but the words he left behind about his final journey would change the

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Evening Class

By: Maeve Binchy

It was the quiet ones you had to watch. That's where the real passion was lurking.They came together at Mountainview College, a down-at-the-heels secondary school on the seamy side of Dublin,

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The Kiss

By: Kathryn Harrison

In this extraordinary memoir, one of the best young writers in America today transforms into a work of art the darkest passage imaginable in a young woman's life: an obsessive love

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Dilbert's Desktop Games

Platform: Windows 95 up to ME

Genre: Puzzle, Action

Publisher: DreamWorks Interactive

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Ghost in the Shell

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Action, third-person shooter

Publisher: JP Sony Computer Entertainment; NA THQ; EU Sony Computer Entertainment

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Ark of Time

Platform: DOS, PlayStation

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: International Computer Entertainment Ltd.

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Captain Claw

Captain Claw

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Monolith Productions, Wizard Works

The Bombing Islands

Platform: Sony PlayStation, Nintendo 64, PlayStation Network

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Kemco

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