Tuesday 26 August 1997
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Dylan Boyack and River Shields.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Mo Money, Mo Problems by The Notorious B.I.G..
In UK I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans was in the top 5 hits.
Event Horizon, directed by Paul Anderson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while The Partner by John Grisham was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Incredible Story Studio.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Automobili Lamborghini or GoldenEye 007.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 26 August 1997 ?
- RC saints - St Zephyrinus, Saint Ninian, David Lewis (one of the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales)
- Namibia - Namibia Day or Heroes' Day
- Zanzibar - Sultan's Birthday
Famous Birthdays:26 August
- Beni-Ali massacre in Algeria; 60-100 people killed.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Notorious B.I.G. - Mo Money, Mo Problems
- Puff Daddy & Faith Evans - I'll Be Missing You
- The Backstreet Boys - Quit Playing Games (With My Heart)
- Third Eye Blind - Semi-Charmed Life
- The Spice Girls - 2 Become 1
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
- Lil' Kim - Not Tonight
- Dru Hill - Never Make A Promise
- Robyn - Do You Know (What It Takes)
- Shawn Colvin - Sunny Came Home
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Sport Games on 26 August 1997
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Leeds - Liverpool : 0 - 2
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