Historical Events In 1997
Sunday, 07 August 2022
Apr 02 In the year 1997 tomoyuki Tanaka, producer (Godzilla), dies of a stroke at 86
Apr 03 In the year 1997 "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 DMSP Titan 2 launched on this day in history.
Apr 04 In the year 1997 sTS 83 (Columbia 22), launches
Apr 05 On this day in history galileo, 3rd Ganymede Flyby (Orbit 7)
Apr 06 Jack Kent Cooke, NFL owner (Wash Redskins), dies at 84 on this day in history.
Apr 08 In the year 1997 laura Nyro, singer, dies of ovarian cancer at 49
Apr 09 On this day in history helene Hanff, author (84 Charing Cross Road), dies at 80
Apr 11 In the year 1997 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
Apr 11 Michael Dorris, writer, commits suicide at 52 on this day in history.
Apr 12 In the year 1997 george Wald, scientist, dies at 90
Apr 13 In the year 1997 ann Craft, researcher/writer, dies at 53
Apr 16 In the year 1997 emilio Azcarraga Milmo, media tycoon, dies at 66
Apr 17 In the year 1997 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 On this day in history pat Paulsen, comedian (Smothers Brothers Show), dies at 69
Apr 26 Joey Faye, comic (Fruit of the Loom grapes), dies at 86 on this day in history.
Apr 27 In the year 1997 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 Donald Trump &Marla Maples announce they are separating on this day in history.
May 02 Mercury Mail announces its 1 millionth internet subscriber on this day in history.
May 02 Republic of Texas security chief Robert Scheidt surrenders in the year 1997.
May 03 On this day in history garry Kasparov begins chess match with IBM supercomputer Deep Blue
May 04 Alvy Moore, actor/producer (Mr Kimball-Green Acres), dies at 75 on this day in history.
May 05 "Married With Children" final episode on Fox TV on this day in history.
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 Michael Jackson & Bee Gees inducted into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in the year 1997.
May 07 Expos scores 13 in 6th at Giants on this day in history.