Click Here» To know about the natural disasters and worst epidemics/ pandemics in history of human civilization.
» List of natural disasters & epidemics.
Advertisements
Home | Birthdays | Events | Facts | Holidays | Inventions
Jan | Feb | Mar | Apr | May | Jun | Jul | Aug | Sep | Oct | Nov | Dec

 

Share This Page

 

Find A Historical Year

  • [ * 1988 ]
 

Yearwise Historical Events

 

Monthwise Historical Events

 

Events & Holidays Celebrated Today

Countrywise Events & Holidays »

  • Constitution Celebrations (Niue)
  • Mother Teresa Day (Albania)
  • Samora Machel Day (Mozambique)
  • View All »
 

Popular Searches

 

Poll

  • Which is the biggest sporting event in the world?
    Summer Olympics
    FIFA World Cup
    Wimbledon
 

Famous Quotes

 

Find Us On Facebook

 

Advertisements

 

Historical Events In 1997

Tuesday, 19 October 2021

Aug 07   Douglas Gray, archivist, dies at 74 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 08   In the year 1997 duncan Swift, jazz pianist, dies at 74  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 10   On this day in history jean-Claude Lauzon, director/writer (Leola), dies in air crash at 43  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 12   Luther Allison, blues performer (Motown), dies of cancer at 57 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 12   The birth of Erwin Schrodinger, Physicist on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 20   On this day in history hudson Bay Railway, owned by Omnitrax of Denver, Colorado, takes over operation of former CN lines to Flin Flon, Lyn Lake and Churchill.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 21   In the year 1997 death of Norris Bradbury, American physicist who led the team charged with assembling the components for the world's first atomic bomb explosion.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 21   In the year 1997 misael Pastrana Borrero, Pres of Colombia (1970-74), dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 23   In the year 1997 eric Gairy, PM of Grenada (1974-79), dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 24   Phillip Humphrey Vellacott, classicist, dies at 90 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Advertisements

Aug 25   Clodomiro Almeyda Medina, Chilean external minister (1970-73), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 29   DVD's outsell Laserdiscs in the U.S in the year 1997.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 29   On this day in history the Japanese Supreme Court rules the government acted illegally when it deleted from a history textbook references to Japan's deadly experiments on Chinese during World War II.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 30   In the year 1997 the world learns of the Paris car crash that killed England's Princess Diana, her husband and Harrod's owner Dodi Fayed, and their driver.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 31   On this day in history diana Spencer, Princess of Wales, dies in car crash in Paris at 36  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Sep 02   On this day in history rudolf Bing, opera manager (NY Met Opera), dies at 95  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Sep 04   On this day in history belle Stewart, singer, dies at 91  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Sep 04   Huron Central Railway, owned by Genessee Rail-One, takes over operation of the former CP line between Sault Ste. Marie and Sudbury, Ont on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Sep 04   On this day in history raiLink-Lakeland &Waterways takes over the former CN lines in northeastern Alberta from Boyle to Lynton, near Fort McMurray. Agreement was reached on 2 September, operation commenced on 4 September and formal transfer took place on November 24.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Sep 05   Digital Theater Sound (DTS) announces its intentions to enter the DVD market on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Sep 05   Georg Solti, conductor, dead, dies at 84 in the year 1997.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Sep 05   Humanitarian Mother Teresa dies of a heart attack in Calcutta, India, at age 87 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Sep 06   In the year 1997 philippe Rossillon, administrator, dies at 66  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Sep 06   The funeral for Diana, Princess of Wales, is held at London's Westminster Abbey on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Sep 07   On this day in history alex Macintosh, broadcaster/actor (Hell Fight), dies at 72  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Sep 10   In the year 1997 burgess Meredith, actor (Penguin-Batman, Rocky), dies at 88  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Sep 16   Antony Kearey, television producer, dies at 77 in the year 1997.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Sep 17   On this day in history jan Peder Syse, PM of Norway (1989-90), dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Sep 18   Harry Brian Boyne, journalist, dies at 87 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Sep 19   Clive Brain, educationalist, dies at 57 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Sep 20   In the year 1997 edmund Falkiner, jazz saxophinist/probation officer, dies at 59  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Sep 20   RaiLink Southern Ontario takes over the operation of the former CN Hagersville subdivision between Nanticoke and Brantford including the Burford Spur. On December 15 the company took over the former CN Northern and Northwestern Spur on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Sep 21   On this day in history a volcanic avalanche buries Montserrat's airport and flows into the Atlantic Ocean 5.5km away.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Sep 21   On this day in history tommy Cecil, ferryman, dies at 51  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | Next Page »

Advertisements

Famous Deaths In 1997

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history graham Kersey, cricket wicket keeper, dies in car crash  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 02   Jim Rodger, sports writer, dies at 75 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 03   On this day in history burton Lane, composer, dies at 84  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 04   On this day in history harry B Helmsley, owner (Empire State Building), dies at 87  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 05   In the year 1997 andre Franquin, cartoonist, dies at 72  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 06   On this day in history ian Peter Leslie Smith, journalist, dies at 52  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 07   In the year 1997 desmond Flower, publisher, dies at 89  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 08   In the year 1997 carole Carr, singer/actress (Down Among the Z Men), dies at 68  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Popular Searches

Poll

Cast Your Vote

Which is the biggest sporting event in the world?
Summer Olympics
FIFA World Cup
Wimbledon