Friday 29 August 1997
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Keaton Milburn .
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Mo Money, Mo Problems by The Notorious B.I.G..
In UK I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans was in the top 5 hits.
Event Horizon, directed by Paul Anderson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while The Man Who Listens To Horses by Monty Roberts was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Incredible Story Studio.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing BS Fire Emblem: Archanea Senki or Test Drive Off-Road.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- The first day of Thoth - which is the first day of the Egyptian calendar. Thoth is the Ibis-headed god of knowledge.
- Slovakia - Slovak National Uprising Day (1944, against the Nazis)
- Eastern Orthodox Christianity and Roman Catholic Church commemorate the beheading of John the Baptist with a feast day
- 1997 - Judgment Day, from the movie Terminator 2: Judgment Day
- Official Yakiniku Day in Japan as proclaimed by the All Japan Yakiniku Association.
- At least 98 villagers are killed by the Armed Islamic Group of Algeria GIA in the Rais massacre, Algeria.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Notorious B.I.G. - Mo Money, Mo Problems
- Puff Daddy & Faith Evans - I'll Be Missing You
- The Backstreet Boys - Quit Playing Games (With My Heart)
- Third Eye Blind - Semi-Charmed Life
- The Spice Girls - 2 Become 1
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
- Lil' Kim - Not Tonight
- Dru Hill - Never Make A Promise
- Robyn - Do You Know (What It Takes)
- Shawn Colvin - Sunny Came Home
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Sport Games on 29 August 1997
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bochum - Kaiserslautern : 1 - 3
- Hertha - Hamburg : 0 - 2
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Mainz - Zwickau : 2 - 2
- Uerdingen - Cottbus : 2 - 1
- Unterhaching - Wattenscheid : 0 - 0
Division 2Football (France)
- Amiens - St Etienne : 0 - 0
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Guingamp - Marseille : 1 - 1
- Monaco - Metz : 1 - 2
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