Thursday January 30, 1997
US date format: 1/30/1997, UK date format: 30/1/1997
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 30, 1997). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
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.
The Truce, directed by Francesco Rosi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while The Dilbert Principle by Scott Adams was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Brass Eye.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dreams to Reality or Beach Festival World Championship 1997.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 30, 1997?
- Minuteman III launches
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 30, 1997?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #4 songs in the UK
- Tori Amos - Professional Widow (It's Got To Be Big)
- The Spice Girls - 2 Become 1
- Madonna - Don't Cry For Me Argentina
- White Town - Your Woman
Top #10 R&B songs
- R. Kelly - I Believe I Can Fly (From "Space Jam")
- Erykah Badu - On & On
- En Vogue - Don't Let Go (Love)
- Whitney Houston - I Believe In You And Me (From "The Preacher's Wife")
- Dru Hill - In My Bed
- Puff Daddy (Featuring Mase) - Can't Nobody Hold Me Down
- Toni Braxton - Un-Break My Heart
- Keith Sweat Featuring Athena Cage - Nobody
- Mint Condition - What Kind Of Man Would I Be
- New Edition - You Don't Have To Worry/I'm Still In Love With You
Top #1 Latin songs
- Enrique Iglesias - Enamorado Por Primera Vez
Sport Games on January 30, 1997
- Atlanta Hawks - Utah Jazz : 96 - 102
- Chicago Bulls - Sacramento Kings : 111 - 93
- Denver Nuggets - Houston Rockets : 113 - 109
- Minnesota Timberwolves - Dallas Mavericks : 92 - 82
- Phoenix Suns - New Jersey Nets : 101 - 113
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?