Wednesday 26 February 1997
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Alfredo Martinez .
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Wannabe by The Spice Girls.
In UK Where Do You Go by No Mercy was in the top 5 hits.
Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love, directed by Mira Nair, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while The Celestine Prophecy by James Redfield was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Jai Hanuman.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Atomic Bomberman or Captain Claw.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Blessed Edigna
- Saint Mechtild (d. 1154)
- Blessed Leo of Furnes (d. 1163)
- Saint Victor
- Saint Alexander of Alexandria
- Saint Nestor (died 251)
- Liberation Day in Kuwait (1991).
- Nation of Islam - Savior's Day - commemoration of the birthdate of Wallace Fard Muhammad, believed to be Allah in human form, the saviour of the black race.
- David Doyle: American actor (Born 1929).
- 39th Grammy Awards: Change the World Babyface, Beck and LeAnn Rimes win.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Spice Girls - Wannabe
- Toni Braxton - Un-Break My Heart
- Puff Daddy - Can't Nobody Hold Me Down
- R. Kelly - I Believe I Can Fly
- Jewel - You Were Meant For Me
- En Vogue - Don't Let Go (Love)
- Dru Hill - In My Bed
- Madonna - Don't Cry For Me Argentina
- Keith Sweat - Nobody
- Babyface - Every Time I Close My Eyes
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Sport Games on 26 February 1997
- Atlanta Hawks - Milwaukee Bucks : 79 - 72
- Golden State Warriors - Detroit Pistons : 84 - 117
- Los Angeles Clippers - Vancouver Grizzlies : 83 - 80
- Miami Heat - Orlando Magic : 86 - 98
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Swindon - Birmingham : 3 - 1
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Southampton - Wimbledon : 0 - 0
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