Historical Events In 1997
Thursday, 09 July 2020
Apr 02 Tomoyuki Tanaka, producer (Godzilla), dies of a stroke at 86 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history braves officially open Turner Field against Cubs
Apr 04 In the year 1997 dMSP Titan 2 launched
Apr 04 On this day in history sTS 83 (Columbia 22), launches
Apr 05 In the year 1997 galileo, 3rd Ganymede Flyby (Orbit 7)
Apr 06 Jack Kent Cooke, NFL owner (Wash Redskins), dies at 84 in the year 1997.
Apr 08 Laura Nyro, singer, dies of ovarian cancer at 49 in the year 1997.
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 George Wald, scientist, dies at 90 in the year 1997.
Apr 13 In the year 1997 ann Craft, researcher/writer, dies at 53
Apr 16 Emilio Azcarraga Milmo, media tycoon, dies at 66 on this day in history.
Apr 17 Chaim Herzog, President of Israel (1983-93), dies at 78 in the year 1997.
Apr 21 Andres Rodriguez, Paraguayan president (1989-93), dies in the year 1997.
Apr 24 Pat Paulsen, comedian (Smothers Brothers Show), dies at 69 on this day in history.
Apr 26 On this day in history joey Faye, comic (Fruit of the Loom grapes), dies at 86
Apr 27 On this day in history paul Lambert, actor (Tom-Executive Suite), dies at 73
Apr 28 Susan Seddon Boulet, artist, dies of cancer at 45 in the year 1997.
Apr 29 On this day in history keith Ferguson, blues (Fabulous Thunderbirds), dies of overdose at 50
May 01 Bebe, AKA Flipper, dolphin, dies at 40 on this day in history.
May 01 On this day in history toni Blair elected PM of UK
May 02 In the year 1997 donald Trump &Marla Maples announce they are separating
May 02 In the year 1997 mercury Mail announces its 1 millionth internet subscriber
May 02 In the year 1997 republic of Texas security chief Robert Scheidt surrenders
May 03 Garry Kasparov begins chess match with IBM supercomputer Deep Blue in the year 1997.
May 04 Alvy Moore, actor/producer (Mr Kimball-Green Acres), dies at 75 on this day in history.
May 05 On this day in history "Married With Children" final episode on Fox TV
May 05 In the year 1997 iridium-1 Delta 2 Launch, Successful
May 06 In the year 1997 army Staff Sergeant Delmar Simpson gets 25-year sentence for rape
May 06 On this day in history michael Jackson & Bee Gees inducted into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
May 07 Expos scores 13 in 6th at Giants on this day in history.