Historical Events In 1997
Thursday, 01 October 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 NBC TV shows "Schindler's List," completely uncensored, 65 million watch in the year 1997.
Feb 23 Oscar Lewenstein, impressario, dies at 80 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1997 deng Xiaoping, leader of China, cremated (died Feb 19th)
Feb 24 Isabelle Harriet Lucas, actress/singer (Outland, Comics), dies at 69 in the year 1997.
Feb 24 South Africa announces it is constructing largest modern day blimp in the year 1997.
Feb 25 In the year 1997 andrei Donatovich Sinyavsky, writer/critic, dies at 71
Feb 26 On this day in history 39th Grammy Awards Change the World Babyface, Beck & LeAnn Rimes win
Feb 26 David Doyle, actor (Charlie's Angels), dies at 67 on this day in history.
Feb 27 "Last Night of Ballyhoo" opens at Helen Hayes Theater NYC on this day in history.
Feb 27 In the year 1997 divorces become legal in Ireland.
Feb 27 Singer Sade (Helen Folasade), arrested in Jamaica for disobeying a cop on this day in history.
Feb 28 In the year 1997 earthquake in Pakistan, kills 45
Feb 28 FBI agent Earl Pitts pleads guilty to selling secrets to Russia on this day in history.
Feb 28 Smokers must prove they are over 18 to purchase cigarettes in US on this day in history.
Mar 01 5th annual ESPY Awards shown on TV in the year 1997.
Mar 02 On this day in history saudi Arab billionaire Prince al-Waleed bin Talal aquires 5% of Apple
Mar 02 In the year 1997 soyuz TM-24 returns to Earth (Russia)
Mar 03 On this day in history stanislav Shatalin, Russian economist (500 Days), dies
Mar 04 On this day in history brazil Senate allows women to wear slacks
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 On this day in history zeya Start-1 launched (Russia)
Mar 07 11th Soul Train Music Awards in the year 1997.
Mar 07 On this day in history 5 sue Japanese Prime Minister Ryutaro Hashimoto, because his smoking has violated the country's constitution guaranteeing a wholesome life
Mar 07 Athens, Buenos Aires, Cape Town, Rome &Stockholm are finalists for 2004 Olympics site on this day in history.
Mar 07 Expos scores 13 in 6th at Giants on this day in history.
Mar 07 In the year 1997 galileo, 4th Ganymede Flyby (Orbit 8)
Mar 08 On this day in history alexander Salkind, producer (Superman), dies at 75
Mar 09 Notorius B I G, [Biggie Small, Chris Walkin], rapper, shot dead at 24 on this day in history.
Mar 11 On this day in history ashes of Star Trek creator, Gene Roddenberry are launched into space