Wednesday March 26, 1997
US date format: 3/26/1997, UK date format: 26/3/1997
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on March 26, 1997). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Can't Nobody Hold Me Down by Puff Daddy.
In UK Don't Speak by No Doubt was in the top 5 hits.
The Castle, directed by Rob Sitch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while The Gift Of Peace by Joseph Cardinal Bernardin was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Shapes of the Invisible.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing TOCA Touring Car Championship or Donkey Kong Land III.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 26, 1997?
- Saint Emmanuel (died 304)
- Saint Ludger
- Saint Larissa
- Prince Kuhio Day in Hawaii
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- Annie, opens at Martin Beck Theater, New York City
- NHL announce Mighty Ducks and Vancouver Canucks to open 1998 in Japan.
- In San Diego, California, 39 Heaven's Gate cultists commit mass suicide at their compound.
- Marshall Applewhite: American cult leader who led 39 members...
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 26, 1997?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
Sport Games on March 26, 1997
- Boston Celtics - Washington Bullets : 92 - 105
- Dallas Mavericks - Indiana Pacers : 80 - 104
- Detroit Pistons - New York Knicks : 94 - 105
- Milwaukee Bucks - Los Angeles Lakers : 84 - 106
- Minnesota Timberwolves - Denver Nuggets : 102 - 100
Division 2Football (France)
- Beauvais - Epinal : 2 - 0
- Charleville - St Brieuc : 1 - 0
- Laval - Chateauroux : 0 - 0
- Lorient - Martigues : 0 - 1
- Louhans-Cuis. - Mulhouse : 0 - 4
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Auxerre - Paris SG : 2 - 1
- Bastia - Cannes : 1 - 0
- Le Havre - Guingamp : 0 - 1
- Marseille - Nancy : 4 - 1
- Metz - Lyon : 0 - 1
Ethniki KatigoriaFootball (Greece)
- AEK - Aris : 5 - 1
- Apollon - OFI : 0 - 0
- Athinaikos - Kastoria : 3 - 0
- Edessaikos - Xanthi : 1 - 1
- Kalamata - Heracles : 2 - 0
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next March 26If March 26, 1997 is your birthday you're 23 years, 6 months, 4 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 26 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on March 26, 1997?
On March 26, 1997 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is March 26, 1997?
On March 26, 1997 the zodiac sign was Aries.
Who was the US President on March 26, 1997?
On March 26, 1997 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 26, 1997?
On March 26, 1997 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on March 26, 1997?
On March 26, 1997 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people died on March 26, 1997?
Famous people died on March 26, 1997 include, Marshall Applewhite.
What was the number one song in March 26, 1997?
The number one song in the week of March 26, 1997 was Can't Nobody Hold Me Down by Puff Daddy in US and Don't Speak by No Doubt in UK.
What were the top hits on March 26, 1997?
The top hits on March 26, 1997 were Can't Nobody Hold Me Down by Puff Daddy, Wannabe by The Spice Girls, You Were Meant For Me by Jewel in US and Don't Speak by No Doubt, Mama / Who Do You Think You Are? by The Spice Girls, Encore Une Fois by Sash! in UK.