Historical Events In 1997
Thursday, 02 July 2020
Feb 23 American Express Senior Golf Invitational on this day in history.
Feb 23 Jeff Sluman wins Tucson Golf Classic on this day in history.
Feb 23 On this day in history nBC TV shows "Schindler's List," completely uncensored, 65 million watch
Feb 23 In the year 1997 oscar Lewenstein, impressario, dies at 80
Feb 23 Scottish scientists announce the successful cloning of an adult mammal ("Dolly" the lamb) on this day in history.
Feb 23 On this day in history tucson Chrysler Golf Classic
Feb 24 On this day in history deng Xiaoping, leader of China, cremated (died Feb 19th)
Feb 24 Isabelle Harriet Lucas, actress/singer (Outland, Comics), dies at 69 on this day in history.
Feb 24 South Africa announces it is constructing largest modern day blimp on this day in history.
Feb 25 Andrei Donatovich Sinyavsky, writer/critic, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Feb 26 39th Grammy Awards Change the World Babyface, Beck & LeAnn Rimes win on this day in history.
Feb 26 On this day in history david Doyle, actor (Charlie's Angels), dies at 67
Feb 27 In the year 1997 "Last Night of Ballyhoo" opens at Helen Hayes Theater NYC
Feb 27 In the year 1997 divorces become legal in Ireland.
Feb 27 Singer Sade (Helen Folasade), arrested in Jamaica for disobeying a cop in the year 1997.
Feb 28 In the year 1997 earthquake in Pakistan, kills 45
Feb 28 In the year 1997 fBI agent Earl Pitts pleads guilty to selling secrets to Russia
Feb 28 In the year 1997 smokers must prove they are over 18 to purchase cigarettes in US
Mar 01 5th annual ESPY Awards shown on TV on this day in history.
Mar 02 Saudi Arab billionaire Prince al-Waleed bin Talal aquires 5% of Apple in the year 1997.
Mar 02 Soyuz TM-24 returns to Earth (Russia) on this day in history.
Mar 03 Stanislav Shatalin, Russian economist (500 Days), dies on this day in history.
Mar 04 Brazil Senate allows women to wear slacks in the year 1997.
Mar 04 On this day in history comet Hale-Bopp directly above the Sun (1.04 AU)
Mar 04 President Clinton bans federally funded human cloning research on this day in history.
Mar 04 In the year 1997 zeya Start-1 launched (Russia)
Mar 07 On this day in history 11th Soul Train Music Awards
Mar 07 5 sue Japanese Prime Minister Ryutaro Hashimoto, because his smoking has violated the country's constitution guaranteeing a wholesome life in the year 1997.
Mar 07 On this day in history athens, Buenos Aires, Cape Town, Rome &Stockholm are finalists for 2004 Olympics site
Mar 07 In the year 1997 expos scores 13 in 6th at Giants
Mar 07 In the year 1997 galileo, 4th Ganymede Flyby (Orbit 8)
Mar 08 Alexander Salkind, producer (Superman), dies at 75 in the year 1997.
Mar 09 Notorius B I G, [Biggie Small, Chris Walkin], rapper, shot dead at 24 on this day in history.
Mar 11 Ashes of Star Trek creator, Gene Roddenberry are launched into space in the year 1997.