Wednesday 29 January 1997
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Amelia Mandeville and Andrew Flair.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Un-Break My Heart by Toni Braxton.
In UK Professional Widow (It's Got To Be Big) by Tori Amos was in the top 5 hits.
Chasing Amy, directed by Kevin Smith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while The Soul'S Code by James Hillman was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Fortean TV.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bloody Roar or Alltynex.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 29 January 1997 ?
- Amelia Mandeville: YouTube Star.
- Andrew Flair: YouTube Star.
- Ali al-Sheikh: Bahraini protester (d. 2011).
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Toni Braxton - Un-Break My Heart
- En Vogue - Don't Let Go (Love)
- R. Kelly - I Believe I Can Fly
- Whitney Houston - I Believe In You And Me
- Keith Sweat - Nobody
- The Spice Girls - Wannabe
- BLACKstreet - No Diggity
- New Edition - I'm Still In Love With You
- Jewel - You Were Meant For Me
- Merril Bainbridge - Mouth
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Sport Games on 29 January 1997
- Boston Celtics - Miami Heat : 83 - 103
- Indiana Pacers - Charlotte Hornets : 106 - 95
- Los Angeles Lakers - San Antonio Spurs : 99 - 92
- New York Knicks - Cleveland Cavaliers : 75 - 65
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Man City - Sheffield United : 0 - 0
- QPR - Birmingham : 1 - 1
- Stoke - Bolton : 1 - 2
- Wolves - Swindon : 1 - 0
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Aston Villa - Sheffield Weds : 0 - 1
- Dunfermline - Celtic : 0 - 2
- Leeds - Derby : 0 - 0
- Leicester - Sunderland : 1 - 1
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