Tuesday 29 April 1997
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Lucas Tousart and SMii7Y .
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Hypnotize by The Notorious B.I.G..
In UK I Believe I Can Fly by R Kelly was in the top 5 hits.
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery, directed by Jay Roach, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while The Millionaire Next Door by Thomas J. Stanley and William D. Danko was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Loriot.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Jane's 688(I) Hunter/Killer or Gloom 3.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 29 April 1997 ?
- Saint Robert Blessed Robrecht Gruuthuuse (d.1157)
- Saint Hugh of Cluny
- International Dance Day.
- Japan (public holiday since 1927, traditionally the start of the Golden Week holiday period.) The Emperor's Birthday (1927-1988. Holiday of Emperor Hirohito's birthday until his death in 1989).
- Greenery Day (1989-2006).
- Sh?wa Day (2007 - Day of Showa period, which is reigned by Emperor Hirohito)
- Roman Empire - second day of the Floralia in honor of Flora.
- Bah�'f Faith - The ninth day of the Festival of Ridv�n.
- Saint Catherine of Siena
- Saint Wilfred the Younger
- Saint Peter of Verona
- Candide, opens at Gershwin Theater NYC for 103 performances
- Kansas City Royals' player Chili Davis is 75th to hit 300 homeruns.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Notorious B.I.G. - Hypnotize
- Puff Daddy - Can't Nobody Hold Me Down
- Jewel - You Were Meant For Me
- Monica - For You I Will
- Savage Garden - I Want You
- The Spice Girls - Wannabe
- Mark Morrison - Return Of The Mack
- AZ Yet - Hard To Say I'm Sorry
- Paula Cole - Where Have All The Cowboys Gone?
- B-Rock & The Bizz - My Baby Daddy
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Sport Games on 29 April 1997
- Atlanta Hawks - Detroit Pistons : 91 - 99
- Houston Rockets - Minnesota Timberwolves : 125 - 120
- Miami Heat - Orlando Magic : 75 - 88
- Seattle SuperSonics - Phoenix Suns : 103 - 110
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Caen - Montpellier : 0 - 1
- Strasbourg - Monaco : 0 - 2
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Gillingham - Walsall : 2 - 0
Division 3Football (United Kingdom)
- Carlisle - Rochdale : 3 - 2
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