Historical Events In 1997
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Apr 02 On this day in history tomoyuki Tanaka, producer (Godzilla), dies of a stroke at 86
Apr 03 On this day in history "Dream-Johnny Mercer Musical", opens at Royale NYC for 109 performance
Apr 04 Anaheim Ducks clinch their 1st-ever playoff berth on this day in history.
Apr 04 In the year 1997 braves officially open Turner Field against Cubs
Apr 04 DMSP Titan 2 launched on this day in history.
Apr 04 STS 83 (Columbia 22), launches in the year 1997.
Apr 05 In the year 1997 galileo, 3rd Ganymede Flyby (Orbit 7)
Apr 06 In the year 1997 jack Kent Cooke, NFL owner (Wash Redskins), dies at 84
Apr 08 In the year 1997 laura Nyro, singer, dies of ovarian cancer at 49
Apr 09 Helene Hanff, author (84 Charing Cross Road), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Apr 11 In Southern Xinjiang, China a 6.2 earthquake occurred, at least 9 people killed, 89 injured, 100,000 homeless, thousands of buildings destroyed and 11,000 livestock killed in Jiashi County in the year 1997.
Apr 11 Michael Dorris, writer, commits suicide at 52 in the year 1997.
Apr 12 On this day in history george Wald, scientist, dies at 90
Apr 13 On this day in history ann Craft, researcher/writer, dies at 53
Apr 16 On this day in history emilio Azcarraga Milmo, media tycoon, dies at 66
Apr 17 On this day in history chaim Herzog, President of Israel (1983-93), dies at 78
Apr 21 On this day in history andres Rodriguez, Paraguayan president (1989-93), dies
Apr 24 In the year 1997 pat Paulsen, comedian (Smothers Brothers Show), dies at 69
Apr 26 In the year 1997 joey Faye, comic (Fruit of the Loom grapes), dies at 86
Apr 27 Paul Lambert, actor (Tom-Executive Suite), dies at 73 in the year 1997.
Apr 28 Susan Seddon Boulet, artist, dies of cancer at 45 in the year 1997.
Apr 29 Keith Ferguson, blues (Fabulous Thunderbirds), dies of overdose at 50 on this day in history.
May 01 Bebe, AKA Flipper, dolphin, dies at 40 in the year 1997.
May 01 Toni Blair elected PM of UK in the year 1997.
May 02 On this day in history donald Trump &Marla Maples announce they are separating
May 02 Mercury Mail announces its 1 millionth internet subscriber in the year 1997.
May 02 In the year 1997 republic of Texas security chief Robert Scheidt surrenders
May 03 On this day in history garry Kasparov begins chess match with IBM supercomputer Deep Blue
May 04 In the year 1997 alvy Moore, actor/producer (Mr Kimball-Green Acres), dies at 75
May 05 "Married With Children" final episode on Fox TV on this day in history.
May 05 On this day in history iridium-1 Delta 2 Launch, Successful
May 06 On this day in history army Staff Sergeant Delmar Simpson gets 25-year sentence for rape
May 06 Michael Jackson & Bee Gees inducted into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in the year 1997.
May 07 In the year 1997 expos scores 13 in 6th at Giants