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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 30, 1997?
- The sixth day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- R.C. Saints - Pope Felix I (optional memorial)
- Philippines - Rizal Day
- 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.
- Shinichi Hoshi: Japanese novelist (Born 1926).
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 30, 1997?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Toni Braxton - Un-Break My Heart
- R. Kelly - I Believe I Can Fly
- En Vogue - Don't Let Go (Love)
- BLACKstreet - No Diggity
- Keith Sweat - Nobody
- Whitney Houston - I Believe In You And Me
- Merril Bainbridge - Mouth
- New Edition - I'm Still In Love With You
- Barbra Streisand - I Finally Found Someone
- Los Del Rio - Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)
Top #9 songs in the UK
Sport Games on December 30, 1997
- 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
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Hamilton - Airdrie : 0 - 0
- Norwich - Portsmouth : 2 - 0
Division 3Football (United Kingdom)
- Alloa - Ross County : 1 - 0
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Days to next December 30If December 30, 1997 is your birthday you're 22 years, 9 months old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months.
What news were making the headlines those days in December 1998?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
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.