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Saturday 27 December 1997

It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Ana Konjuh . In that special week of December people in US were listening to Something About The Way You Look Tonight by Elton John. Pi, directed by Darren Aronofsky, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997 while Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul by Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen, Kimberly Kirberger was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Azul tequila. If you liked videogames you were probably playing A Fork in the Tale or Flying Dragon.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Angel

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Marlene Dietrich, Herbert Marshall, Melvyn Douglas

Country: United States

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Pi

Directed by: Darren Aronofsky

Starring: Sean Gullette, Mark Margolis, Ben Shenkman

Country: United States

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Jackie Brown

Directed by: Quentin Tarantino

Starring: Pam Grier, Samuel L. Jackson, Robert Forster

Country: United States

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As Good as It Gets

Directed by: James L. Brooks

Starring: Jack Nicholson, Helen Hunt, Greg Kinnear

Country: United States

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Tomorrow Never Dies

Directed by: Roger Spottiswoode

Starring: Pierce Brosnan, Jonathan Pryce, Michelle Yeoh

Country: United States

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What the sky looked like on 27 December 1997

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TV Series

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

Earth Story

Starring: Aubrey Manning

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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City Confidential

Starring: Paul Winfield, Keith David

Country: United States

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Louis Theroux's Weird Weekends

Starring: Louis Theroux

Country: United States

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I'm Alan Partridge

Starring: Steve Coogan, Phil Cornwell, Simon Greenall, Felicity Montagu

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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South Park

Written by: Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Brian Graden

Starring: Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Mona Marshall, April Stewart

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 27 December 1997 ?

Holidays:
  • The second day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
  • A bank holiday in Britain and elsewhere if 25 December or 26 December falls in the weekend.
  • R.C. Saints - John the Apostle and Evangelist
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • 54-car pileup on the Sunshine Skyway Bridge in Tampa Bay, Florida, USA, due to dense fog. One death, 30 injuries.
  • Protestant paramilitary leader Billy Wright is assassinated in Northern Ireland.

Magazine Covers

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

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Sport Games on 27 December 1997

NBA
American Basketball
  • Atlanta Hawks - Chicago Bulls : 90 - 97
  • Charlotte Hornets - Orlando Magic : 87 - 96
  • Denver Nuggets - Los Angeles Clippers : 103 - 105
  • Milwaukee Bucks - New Jersey Nets : 104 - 112
See all Basketball game results of 27 December 1997
NFL
American Football
  • Jacksonville Jaguars - Denver Broncos : 17 - 42
  • Minnesota Vikings - New York Giants : 23 - 22
See all American Football game results of 27 December 1997
Division 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Airdrie - St Mirren : 2 - 1
  • Ayr - Morton : 2 - 1
  • Dundee - Falkirk : 0 - 1
  • Hamilton - Partick : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of 27 December 1997
Division 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Clydebank - Clyde : 2 - 1
  • Forfar - Brechin : 5 - 0
  • Inverness C - East Fife : 4 - 0
  • Stenhousemuir - Livingston : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of 27 December 1997

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1997 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Boyz II Men - A Song For Mama
  2. LSG - My Body
  3. Dru Hill - We're Not Making Love No More
  4. Usher - You Make Me Wanna...
  5. Next - Butta Love
  6. Sock It 2 Me/The Rain (Supa Dupa Fly) - Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott Featuring Da Brat
  7. My Love Is The Shhh! - Somethin' For The People Featuring Trina & Tamara
  8. Total - What About Us
  9. Janet - Together Again
  10. Uncle Sam - I Don't Ever Want To See You Again
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. En El Jardin - Alejandro Fernandez Featuring Gloria Estefan
  2. Y Hubo Alguien - Marc Anthony
  3. Si Tu Supieras - Alejandro Fernandez
  4. Nos Estorbo La Ropa - Vicente Fernandez
  5. A Pesar De Todos - Ana Gabriel
  6. Marco Antonio Solis - La Venia Bendita
  7. Contigo (Estar Contigo) - Luis Miguel
  8. Te Sigo Amando - Juan Gabriel
  9. Hasta Manana - Limite
  10. Cristian - Lo Mejor De Mi

Books

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

Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul

By: Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen, Kimberly Kirberger

Being a teen is hard - but you are not alone. This book is filled with stories that will make you laugh and make you cry.

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Cat & Mouse

By: James Patterson

Alex Cross is back-and so is a raging and suicidal Gary Soneji. Out of prison and dying from the AIDS virus he contracted there, he will get revenge on Cross before he dies.

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The Matarese Countdown

By: Robert Ludlum

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER “First-rate suspense.”—People Twenty years ago, top agents from the CIA and KGB banded together to bring down the Matarese Circle, an international cabal of

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Survival Of The Fittest

By: Jonathan Kellerman

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER The daughter of a diplomat disappears on a school field trip—lured into the Santa Monica Mountains and killed in cold blood.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

A Fork in the Tale

Platform: Windows

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Any River Entertainment (CD)

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Achaea, Dreams of Divine Lands

Achaea, Dreams of Divine Lands

Platform: Platform independent

Genre: Fantasy MUD

Publisher: Iron Realms Entertainment

Flying Dragon

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Fighting, role-playing video game

Publisher: Culture Brain Natsume

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Fighting Force

Platform: PlayStation Microsoft Windows Nintendo 64 PlayStation Network

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Eidos Interactive (PS, Win) Crave Entertainment (N64)

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Close Combat: A Bridge Too Far

Platform: Windows, Macintosh

Genre: Real-time tactics

Publisher: Microsoft

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