Historical Events In 1997
Tuesday, 19 October 2021
Apr 02 Tomoyuki Tanaka, producer (Godzilla), dies of a stroke at 86 in the year 1997.
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 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1997.
Apr 08 Laura Nyro, singer, dies of ovarian cancer at 49 in the year 1997.
Apr 09 In the year 1997 helene Hanff, author (84 Charing Cross Road), dies at 80
Apr 11 On this day in history 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 In the year 1997 michael Dorris, writer, commits suicide at 52
Apr 12 In the year 1997 george Wald, scientist, dies at 90
Apr 13 On this day in history ann Craft, researcher/writer, dies at 53
Apr 16 Emilio Azcarraga Milmo, media tycoon, dies at 66 in the year 1997.
Apr 17 Chaim Herzog, President of Israel (1983-93), dies at 78 on this day in history.
Apr 21 On this day in history andres Rodriguez, Paraguayan president (1989-93), dies
Apr 24 Pat Paulsen, comedian (Smothers Brothers Show), dies at 69 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Apr 28 Susan Seddon Boulet, artist, dies of cancer at 45 on this day in history.
Apr 29 In the year 1997 keith Ferguson, blues (Fabulous Thunderbirds), dies of overdose at 50
May 01 On this day in history bebe, AKA Flipper, dolphin, dies at 40
May 01 Toni Blair elected PM of UK in the year 1997.
May 02 In the year 1997 donald Trump &Marla Maples announce they are separating
May 02 Mercury Mail announces its 1 millionth internet subscriber in the year 1997.
May 02 Republic of Texas security chief Robert Scheidt surrenders on this day in history.
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 in the year 1997.
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 Army Staff Sergeant Delmar Simpson gets 25-year sentence for rape in the year 1997.
May 06 Michael Jackson & Bee Gees inducted into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame on this day in history.
May 07 In the year 1997 expos scores 13 in 6th at Giants