Tuesday December 30, 1997

US date format: 12/30/1997, UK date format: 30/12/1997

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on December 30, 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 December people in US were listening to Un-Break My Heart by Toni Braxton. In UK 2 Become 1 by The Spice Girls was in the top 5 hits. Smoke Signals, directed by Chris Eyre, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997 while A Reporter's Life by Walter Cronkite was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Sleepwalkers. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Car & Driver Presents: Grand Tour Racing '98 or Age of Empires.
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Historical Events

Which were the important events of December 30, 1997?


Holidays

  • The sixth day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
  • R.C. Saints - Pope Felix I (optional memorial)
  • Philippines - Rizal Day

Events

  • The Toyota Prius, the first hybrid vehicle to go into full production, is unveiled in Japan on October 24, and goes on sale in Japan on December 9. It comes to U.S. showrooms on July 11, 2000.
  • Wilaya of Relizane massacres of December 30, 1997: In the worst incident in Algeria's insurgency, 400 are killed from four villages in the wilaya of Relizane.

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Movies

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Smoke Signals

Smoke Signals

Directed by: Chris Eyre

Starring: Adam Beach, Evan Adams, Irene Bedard, Gary Farmer

Fallen

Fallen

Directed by: Gregory Hoblit

Starring: Denzel Washington, John Goodman, Donald Sutherland, Embeth Davidtz

Country: United States of America

Half Baked

Half Baked

Directed by: Tamra Davis

Starring: Dave Chappelle, Guillermo Díaz, Jim Breuer, Harland Williams

Country: United States of America

Next Stop Wonderland

Next Stop Wonderland

Directed by: Brad Anderson

Starring: Hope Davis, Alan Gelfant, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Callie Thorne

Hard Rain

Hard Rain

Directed by: Mikael Salomon

Starring: Morgan Freeman, Christian Slater, Randy Quaid, Minnie Driver

Sport Games on December 30, 1997

Sport Games on December 30, 1997


NBA

American Basketball
  • Boston Celtics - Phoenix Suns : 90 - 100
  • Chicago Bulls - Minnesota Timberwolves : 95 - 99
  • Dallas Mavericks - Milwaukee Bucks : 98 - 105
  • Miami Heat - Cleveland Cavaliers : 90 - 78
  • New Jersey Nets - Indiana Pacers : 91 - 109
See all Basketball game results of December 30, 1997

Division 1

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Hamilton - Airdrie : 0 - 0
  • Norwich - Portsmouth : 2 - 0
See all Football game results of December 30, 1997

Division 3

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Alloa - Ross County : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of December 30, 1997

TV Series

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Sleepwalkers

Sleepwalkers

Directed by: Mick Garris

Bed & Breakfast

Bed & Breakfast

Directed by: Marcio Garcia

Stella Street

Stella Street

Directed by: Peter Richardson

Robot Wars

Robot Wars

Directed by: William L. Stewart

Louis Theroux's Weird Weekends

Louis Theroux's Weird Weekends

Starring: Louis Theroux

Country: United States of America

Days to next December 30

If December 30, 1997 is your birthday you're 22 years, 9 months old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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A Reporter's Life by Walter Cronkite

A Reporter's Life

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"IMMEDIATELY ENGROSSING . . . [A] SPLENDID MEMOIR."--The Wall Street Journal"Run, don't walk to the nearest bookstore and treat yourself to the most heartwarming, nostalgia-producing book you will have read in many a year."--Ann

Living Faith by Jimmy Carter

Living Faith

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For almost three decades, President Carter has regularly spent part of each Sunday reading from scripture and sharing his personal faith with neighbors, friends, and visitors at his Baptist church in

Desperation by Stephen King

Desperation

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Stephen King’s #1 national bestseller about a little mining town, Desperation, that many will enter on their way to somewhere else. But getting out is not easy as it would seem…"I see holes like eyes.

Down In The Garden by Anne Geddes

Down In The Garden

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An exquisite coffee table bookthis volume incorporates ingenious design and gardening wisdom to showcase Anne Geddes' fanciful images. From pots to plots, in flowerboxes and fields, Geddes' unique photos of babies

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.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Car & Driver Presents: Grand Tour Racing '98

Car & Driver Presents: Grand Tour Racing '98

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Racing

Publisher: NA Activision; EU Ocean Software; [[Template:Country data FR|FR]] Infogrames; JP Atlus

Extreme-G

Extreme-G

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: futuristic racing

Publisher: Acclaim Entertainment

Famista 64

Famista 64

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Namco

Broken Sword II: The Smoking Mirror

Broken Sword II: The Smoking Mirror

Platform: Microsoft Windows PlayStation OS X (Remastered) iOS (Remastered) Android (Remastered)

Genre: Point-and-click adventure

Publisher: Broken Sword II: The Smoking Mirror Microsoft Windows Virgin Interactive PlayStation EU SCEE NA Crave Entertainment Remastered Microsoft Windows & OS X Kalypso Media iOS & Android Revolution Software;

Age of Empires

Age of Empires

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Windows Mobile, Macintosh

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Microsoft

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on December 30, 1997?

On December 30, 1997 the day of the week was Tuesday.

What zodiac sign is December 30, 1997?

On December 30, 1997 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.

Who was the US President on December 30, 1997?

On December 30, 1997 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 30, 1997?

On December 30, 1997 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on December 30, 1997?

On December 30, 1997 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people died on December 30, 1997?

Famous people died on December 30, 1997 include, Shinichi Hoshi.

What was the number one song in December 30, 1997?

The number one song in the week of December 30, 1997 was Un-Break My Heart by Toni Braxton in US and 2 Become 1 by The Spice Girls in UK.

What were the top hits on December 30, 1997?

The top hits on December 30, 1997 were Un-Break My Heart by Toni Braxton, I Believe I Can Fly by R. Kelly, Don't Let Go (Love) by En Vogue in US and 2 Become 1 by The Spice Girls, Perfect Day by Various Artists, Professional Widow (It's Got To Be Big) by Tori Amos in UK.


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