Tuesday, March 21, 2023

This Week in History: Aug. 28-Sept. 1, 1997

This Week in History is compiled each week for Local Shout by Wilmington resident Mike Hack.

This Week in History: Aug. 28 – Sept. 1, 1997

The No. 1 movie is “Air Force One” starring Harrison Ford.

The No. 1 song is “Mo’ Money, Mo’ Problems,” by The Notorious B.I.G. ft. Puff Daddy & Mase.

Actress Dana Gaier was born and Princess Diana Spencer died.

Quote: “I’m the king of the world!” said Leonardo DeCaprio in “Titanic.”

More This Week in History: July 31-August 4, 1981; August 8-12, 1996; August 21-25, 1999

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Mike Hack has enjoyed living in North Carolina for 14 years and Wilmington for the past seven. Mike is a musician and videographer who enjoys crossword puzzles, Jeopardy, bus rides, long walks, and music history trivia. Mike has a vast knowledge of dates, and researching them is just one of his many passions.  Mike also has autism and is enjoying connecting with his community via Port City Daily!

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