21st of April, 1997

The 21st of April, 1997, fell on a Monday. Day 111 of 1997. Decade: 1990s.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 21st of April, 1997:

  • United States: Can't Nobody Hold Me Down - Puff Daddy
  • United Kingdom: I Believe I Can Fly - R. Kelly

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Anaconda" was at the top of the box office on this date.

News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 21st of April, 1997.

  • Teri Hatcher

    American actress Teri Hatcher is listed as FHM's sexiest woman in 1997.

  • 1997 in movies.

    Movies released in 1997 included Titanic, The Lost World: Jurassic Park, Men in Black, Tomorrow Never Dies, Air Force One, Liar Liar, As Good as It Gets, The Fifth Element, The Full Monty, Starship Troopers, Good Will Hunting and Alien: Resurrection.

  • Late 1990s Fashion

    Popular clothing items included pleather pants, high-waisted miniskirts and halter tops. Metallic clothing became more common. Cargo pants and other military-inspired clothing also started to become more popular. Preppy looks became widespread amongst young men, as brands such as Old Navy and Abercrombie & Fitch became more and more favoured. The rave scene also inspired the comeback of more colours.

  • Andrew Grove

    Chairman and CEO of Intel, Andrew Grove, was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1997.

  • 1997 in music.

    Popular music artists in 1997 included Spice Girls, Jewel, Puff Daddy, Monica, Mark Morrison, Hanson, Meredith Brooks, Backstreet Boys, LeAnn Rimes, Usher, Elton John and Boyz II Men.


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 21st of April:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 22 years, 5 months and 2 days have passed since the 21st of April, 1997.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 17 of 1997.
  • Leap Year: 1997 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 21st of April, 1997, will be 22 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 861577200.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 21st of April, 1997:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 21st of April, 1997, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1997 was the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 21st of April, 1997 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.

Weather

Weather information for the 21st of April, 1997:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 11.6 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 42.8 degrees Fahrenheit. 6 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 7.17 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on the 21st of April, 1997.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 21st of April, 1997 was probably conceived around the 12th of July, 1996. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 21st of April, 1997 is the 29th of January, 1998. (Rough Estimate).

21st of April

Events that have occurred on the 21st of April:


Television

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • Buffy the Vampire Slayer - Starring Sarah Michelle Gellar.
  • King of the Hill - Animated series about a family living in Texas.
  • Sabrina, the Teenage Witch - TV show about a high school student with magical powers.
  • Clueless - TV show about a group of friends that live in the posh neighborhood of Beverly Hills.
  • Everybody Loves Raymond - TV show about a sports write called Raymond Barone.
  • 7th Heaven - Family drama series.
  • Kenan & Kel - Nickelodeon TV show about two friends called Kenan and Kel.
  • 3rd Rock from the Sun - Show about four extraterrestrials who are on an expedition to Earth.
  • JAG - TV series about the military's Judge Advocate General division.
  • Brotherly Love - TV series about three siblings whose father died.

Computer Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • Theme Hospital - Hospital strategy game that was developed by Bullfrog Productions. Released on the PC and PlayStation.
  • Castlevania: Symphony of the Night - Release by Konami in 1997.
  • Diablo - Action role-playing game.
  • Command & Conquer: Red Alert - RTS game.
  • Tomb Raider - Action adventure game starring Lara Croft.
  • Crash Bandicoot - Platform video game that was developed by Naughty Dog.
  • Die Hard Trilogy - Game based on the Die Hard movie series.
  • Quake - A first-person-shooter game.

How old was I?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 21st of April, 1997.

Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 21st of April, 1997.

  • 8,189 days have passed since this date.
  • 707,529,600 seconds have passed since the 21st of April, 1997.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 825,451,200 times.
  • Since the 21st of April, 1997, earth has travelled approximately 365,085,273,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 117,921,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 60,847,546 steps. That's about 27,043 miles!
  • Since this date, 8,490,355 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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