Thursday 27 February 1997
It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Callum Mortimer .
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 Small Town Girl by LaVyrle Spencer was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Jai Hanuman.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Emperor of the Fading Suns or Marvel Super Heroes vs. Street Fighter.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 27 February 1997 ?
- International Polar Bear Day.
- Saint Antigone
- Saint Leander
- First day of Maslenitsa in Russia (2006)
- Saint Honorine
- Dominican Republic - National Day.
- Roman Empire - Equirria, horse races in honour of the pagan war god Mars were held.
- Saint Gabriel of the Mother of Sorrows
- Last Night of Ballyhoo opens at Helen Hayes Theater, New York City
- Singer Sade (Helen Folasade), arrest in Jamaica for disobeying a cop
- Divorce becomes legal in the Republic of Ireland.
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 27 February 1997
- Charlotte Hornets - Houston Rockets : 106 - 95
- Chicago Bulls - Cleveland Cavaliers : 70 - 73
- Los Angeles Lakers - Washington Bullets : 122 - 107
- Minnesota Timberwolves - Dallas Mavericks : 107 - 105
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