4th of September, 1997

The 4th of September, 1997, fell on a Thursday. Day 247 of 1997. Decade: 1990s.

22 years, 7 months and 0 days have passed since the 4th of September, 1997.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 4th of September, 1997:

  • Jamiroquai's "Virtual Insanity" wins Video of the Year at the 1997 MTV Video Music Awards.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 4th of September, 1997:

  • United States: Mo Money Mo Problems - Notorious B.I.G.
  • United Kingdom: Men In Black - Will Smith

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "G.I. Jane" 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 4th of September, 1997.

  • Titanic

    "Titanic" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 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.

  • Shawn Colvin - "Sunny Came Home"

    "Sunny Came Home" by Shawn Colvin would go on to win a Grammy for 1997's Record of the Year.

  • Princess Diana

    On the 31st of August, 1997, Princess Diana died in a car crash in Paris while attempting to flee from paparazzi.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 22 years, 7 months and 0 days have passed since the 4th of September, 1997.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 36 of 1997.
  • Leap Year: 1997 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 4th of September, 1997, will be 22 years of age.
  • People born in 1997 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 873327600.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 4th of September, 1997:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 4th of September, 1997, will have the star sign Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1997 was the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 4th of September, 1997 falls under the Bear.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of September will have the birthstone Sapphire.

Television Shows

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

  • Recess - Cartoon series about a group of six fourth-graders.
  • Stargate SG-1 - A military team of scientists and soldiers travel to different planets in the universe.
  • Oz - TV series about a prison called Oswald State Correctional Facility.
  • 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.

1997 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1997.

"Recess" - "USA High" - "The Angry Beavers" - "Smart Guy" - "Pokemon" - "Teletubbies" - "Daria" - "Hey Arnold!" - "Arthur" - "Sabrina the Teenage Witch" - "Mortal Kombat: Defenders of the Realm" - "Blue's Clues" - "7th Heaven" - "Kenan & Kel" - "Moesha" - "Goosebumps" - "Hang Time" - "Pinky and the Brain" - "In the House" - "Dexter's Laboratory" - "Aaahh!!! Real Monsters" - "The Secret World of Alex Mack" - "Friends" - "The Magic School Bus" - "Sweet Valley High" - "All That" - "Sister, Sister" - "Weird Science" - "The Nanny" - "Tales from the Cryptkeeper" - "Animaniacs" - "Bill Nye the Science Guy" - "Living Single" - "X-Men: The Animated Series" - "Home Improvement" - "Doug" - "Rugrats" - "Beverly Hills, 90210" - "The Simpsons"


1997 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 1997:

  • Pokémon Trading Card Game
  • Bop It
  • Nintendo 64
  • Tamagotchi
  • PlayStation (PS1)
  • Littlest Pet Shop
  • Super Soaker (water gun)
  • G.I. Joe (figures)
  • Yo-yo
  • Polly Pocket
  • Jenga
  • Sylvanian Families

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 4th of September:


Weather

Weather information for the 4th of September, 1997:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 18.6 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). It was a windy day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 56.0 degrees Fahrenheit. 13.33 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 17.78 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 1.02cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on the 4th of September, 1997.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 4th of September, 1997 was probably conceived around the 25th of November, 1996. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 4th of September, 1997 is the 14th of June, 1998. (Rough Estimate).

Computer Games

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

  • Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee - Platform video game that was published for the PlayStation.
  • GoldenEye 007 - A first person shooter game that was set in the James Bond universe. Released on the Nintendo 64.
  • 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.
  • Fade to Black - Action-adventure game.

4th of September

Events that have occurred on the 4th of September:


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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 4th of September, 1997.

  • 8,248 days have passed since this date.
  • 712,627,200 seconds have passed since the 4th of September, 1997.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 831,398,400 times.
  • Since the 4th of September, 1997, earth has travelled approximately 367,715,635,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 118,771,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 61,285,939 steps. That's about 27,238 miles!
  • Since this date, 8,551,526 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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