Sunday August 31, 1997
US date format: 8/31/1997, UK date format: 31/8/1997
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on August 31, 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 August people in US were listening to by .
In UK by was in the top 5 hits.
Boogie Nights, directed by Paul Thomas Anderson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while Unnatural Exposure by Patricia Cornwell was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Noah's Ark.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Aero Fighters Assault or Doom 64.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 31, 1997?
- Trinidad and Tobago - Independence Day (from Great Britain, 1962)
- Kyrgyzstan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
- Malaysia - Hari Merdeka, a National Day (independence within the Commonwealth, 1957)
- Moldova: Day of Our Language (Limba Noastra)
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- Gin Game, closes at Lyceum Theater NYC after 144 performances
- Last episode of Rolanda airs
- Pittsburgh Senior Golf Classic
- Scott Hoch wins Greater Milwaukee Golf Open with a 268
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 31, 1997?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #5 R&B songs
- Dru Hill - Never Make A Promise
- Usher - You Make Me Wanna...
- The Notorious B.I.G. Featuring Puff Daddy & Mase - Mo Money Mo Problems
- Lil' Kim Feat. Da Brat, Left Eye, Missy Elliott & Angie Mar - Not Tonight
- Magoo And Timbaland - Up Jumps Da Boogie
Sport Games on August 31, 1997
- Arizona Cardinals - Cincinnati Bengals : 21 - 24
- Atlanta Falcons - Detroit Lions : 17 - 28
- Dallas Cowboys - Pittsburgh Steelers : 37 - 7
- Indianapolis Colts - Miami Dolphins : 10 - 16
- Jacksonville Jaguars - Baltimore Ravens : 28 - 27
Serie AItalian Football
- Atalanta - Bologna : 4 - 2
- Bari - Parma : 0 - 2
- Empoli - Roma : 1 - 3
- Inter - Brescia : 2 - 1
- Juventus - Lecce : 2 - 0
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Aalst - Lierse : 1 - 3
- Club Brugge - Beveren : 3 - 1
- Germinal - Standard : 0 - 3
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Karlsruhe - Duisburg : 1 - 2
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next August 31If August 31, 1997 is your birthday you're 23 years, 2 months, 25 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months, 6 days.
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 August 31, 1997?
On August 31, 1997 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is August 31, 1997?
On August 31, 1997 the zodiac sign was Virgo.
Who was the US President on August 31, 1997?
On August 31, 1997 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 31, 1997?
On August 31, 1997 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on August 31, 1997?
On August 31, 1997 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people died on August 31, 1997?
Famous people died on August 31, 1997 include, Diana Spencer, Dodi Al-Fayed.
What was the number one song in August 31, 1997?
The number one song in the week of August 31, 1997 was Mo Money, Mo Problems by The Notorious B.I.G. in US and I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans in UK.
What were the top hits on August 31, 1997?
The top hits on August 31, 1997 were Mo Money, Mo Problems by The Notorious B.I.G., I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans, Quit Playing Games (With My Heart) by The Backstreet Boys in US and I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans, Men In Black by Will Smith, Freed From Desire by Gala in UK.