Sunday June 29, 1997

US date format: 6/29/1997, UK date format: 29/6/1997

It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on June 29, 1997). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church. In that special week of June people in US were listening to I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans. In UK Mmm Bop by Hanson was in the top 5 hits. Princess Mononoke, directed by Hayao Miyazaki, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997 while Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Happy Camp. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Descent to Undermountain or Marvel Super Heroes vs. Street Fighter.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • The Netherlands - Veterans Day.
  • Feast of Saints Peter and Paul (also a local holiday in Rome, of which they are patron saints)
  • Seychelles - Independence Day.

Events

  • American Daughter closes at Cort Theater NYC after 88 performances
  • London Assurance closes at Criterion Theater NYC after 72 performances
  • 18th US Seniors Golf Open: Graham Marsh
  • Greg Norman wins PGA St. Jude Classic
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Movies

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Princess Mononoke

Princess Mononoke

Directed by: Hayao Miyazaki

Starring: Yôji Matsuda, Yuriko Ishida, Yûko Tanaka, Billy Crudup

Country: United States of America

Contact

Contact

Directed by: Robert Zemeckis

Starring: Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughey, Tom Skerritt, John Hurt

Country: United States of America

Mean Guns

Mean Guns

Directed by: Albert Pyun

Starring: Christopher Lambert, Ice-T, Michael Halsey, Deborah Van Valkenburgh

A Simple Wish

A Simple Wish

Directed by: Michael Ritchie

Starring: Martin Short, Mara Wilson, Robert Pastorelli, Ruby Dee

Two Orphan Vampires

Two Orphan Vampires

Directed by: Jean Rollin

Starring: Alexandra Pic, Isabelle Teboul, Bernard Charnacé, Natalie Perrey

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of June 29, 1997?
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Top #10 R&B songs

  1. - I'll Be Missing You
  2. - G.H.E.T.T.O.U.T.
  3. - I Belong To You (Every Time I See Your Face)
  4. - Look Into My Eyes (From "Batman & Robin")
  5. - Smile
  6. - Cupid
  7. - Return Of The Mack
  8. - Don't Wanna Be A Player (From "Booty Call")
  9. - 5 Miles To Empty
  10. - Thinking Of You/Let's Get Down

TV Series

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Happy Camp

Happy Camp

Directed by: Josh Anthony

Riding the Tiger

Riding the Tiger

Directed by: John Haptas and Kristine Samuelson

Born to Run

Born to Run

Directed by: Phil Coles

Knights of Ramune

Knights of Ramune

Directed by: Yoshinori Sayanna

The Vanishing Man

The Vanishing Man

Days to next June 29

If June 29, 1997 is your birthday you're 23 years, 2 months, 30 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months, 1 day.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Notebook by Nicholas Sparks

The Notebook

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Every so often a love story so captures our hearts that it becomes more than a story-it becomes an experience to remember forever. The Notebook is such a book.

Snow In August by Pete Hamill

Snow In August

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Brooklyn, 1947. The war veterans have come home. Jackie Robinson is about to become a Dodger. And in one close-knit working-class neighborhood, an eleven-year-old Irish Catholic boy named Michael Devlin has

The Dilbert Future by Scott Adams

The Dilbert Future

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Step aside, Bill Gates! Here comes today′s real technology guru and his totally original, laugh-out-loud New York Times bestseller that looks at the approaching new millennium and boldly predicts: more stupidity

Fat Tuesday by Sandra Brown

Fat Tuesday

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A police officer is furious that his partner's murderer was acquitted. In a desperate act of revenge, he kidnaps the defense attorney's wife. Who will find redemption in this story of corruption and passion?

Pretend You Don'T See Her by Mary Higgins Clark

Pretend You Don'T See Her

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Pretend You Don't See Her is the story of Lacey Farrell, a rising star on Manhattan's high-powered real estate scene. Lacey becomes the witness to a murder and hears the dying words of the victim, a woman who is convinced …

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Doctor Who: Destiny of the Doctors

Doctor Who: Destiny of the Doctors

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Publisher: BBC Multimedia

Grant, Lee, Sherman: Civil War Generals 2

Grant, Lee, Sherman: Civil War Generals 2

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Publisher: Sierra Entertainment

あやかし忍伝くの一番 Ayakashi Ninden Kunoichiban

あやかし忍伝くの一番 Ayakashi Ninden Kunoichiban

Platform: PC, PlayStation, Sega Saturn

Genre: Dating sim

Descent to Undermountain

Descent to Undermountain

Platform: PC (DOS)

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Interplay

Marvel Super Heroes vs. Street Fighter

Marvel Super Heroes vs. Street Fighter

Platform: Arcade PlayStation Sega Saturn

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Capcom

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on June 29, 1997?

On June 29, 1997 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is June 29, 1997?

On June 29, 1997 the zodiac sign was Cancer.

Who was the US President on June 29, 1997?

On June 29, 1997 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 29, 1997?

On June 29, 1997 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on June 29, 1997?

On June 29, 1997 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people died on June 29, 1997?

Famous people died on June 29, 1997 include, William Hickey.

What was the number one song in June 29, 1997?

The number one song in the week of June 29, 1997 was I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans in US and Mmm Bop by Hanson in UK.

What were the top hits on June 29, 1997?

The top hits on June 29, 1997 were I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans, MMMbop by Hanson, Return Of The Mack by Mark Morrison in US and Mmm Bop by Hanson, I Wanna Be The Only One by Eternal featuring BeBe Winans, Time To Say Goodbye (Con Te Partiro) by Sarah Brightman & Andrea Bocelli in UK.


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