Historical Events In 1997
Thursday, 15 April 2021
Feb 23 American Express Senior Golf Invitational on this day in history.
Feb 23 In the year 1997 jeff Sluman wins Tucson Golf Classic
Feb 23 On this day in history nBC TV shows "Schindler's List," completely uncensored, 65 million watch
Feb 23 Oscar Lewenstein, impressario, dies at 80 in the year 1997.
Feb 23 In the year 1997 scottish scientists announce the successful cloning of an adult mammal ("Dolly" the lamb).
Feb 23 Tucson Chrysler Golf Classic in the year 1997.
Feb 24 On this day in history deng Xiaoping, leader of China, cremated (died Feb 19th)
Feb 24 On this day in history isabelle Harriet Lucas, actress/singer (Outland, Comics), dies at 69
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 39th Grammy Awards Change the World Babyface, Beck & LeAnn Rimes win on this day in history.
Feb 26 In the year 1997 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 FBI agent Earl Pitts pleads guilty to selling secrets to Russia on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Mar 02 Soyuz TM-24 returns to Earth (Russia) on this day in history.
Mar 03 Stanislav Shatalin, Russian economist (500 Days), dies in the year 1997.
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 In the year 1997 president Clinton bans federally funded human cloning research
Mar 04 On this day in history zeya Start-1 launched (Russia)
Mar 07 11th Soul Train Music Awards on this day in history.
Mar 07 In the year 1997 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 in the year 1997.
Mar 07 Expos scores 13 in 6th at Giants in the year 1997.
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 in the year 1997.
Mar 11 In the year 1997 ashes of Star Trek creator, Gene Roddenberry are launched into space