Year 1997

Year 1997Events and photos of Year 1997.
1997 April 13
Tiger Woods breaks multiple records in Masters golf tournament
1997 April 15
Fire kills 300 pilgrims outside Mecca
1997 August 31
Princess Diana, 36, killed with two others in Paris car crash
1997 August 8
U.S. spacecraft transmits thousands of pictures from Mars
1997 December 24
U.S. company launches first commercial spy satellite
1997 December 24
Paris court convicts 'Carlos the Jackal' of murder
1997 January 17
U.S. shuttle joins Russian space station
1997 January 20
President Clinton starts second term
1997 July 15
Andrew Cunanan murders fashion designer Gianni Versace
1997 July 4
U.S. spacecraft begins exploration of Mars
1997 June 30
Hong Kong returns to Chinese rule
1997 March 22
Hale-Bopp comet is the closest it will be to Earth until 4397
1997 March 27
Heaven's Gate cult members commit mass suicide in California
1997 November 17
Egyptian Islamic militants kill 62 at Luxor tourist site
1997 September 17
Swiss plan first payment to Holocaust victims
Iran, Khorassan - 1.000 deads - magnitudo 6,1
Iran, 4.000 deads - magnitudo 7,5
Nobel Prizes Physics: Search with google:Steven ChuSteven Chu, Search with google:Claude Cohen-TannoudjiClaude Cohen-Tannoudji, Search with google:William D. PhillipsWilliam D. Phillips
Nobel Prizes Literature: Search with google:Dario FoDario Fo (Italy)
Nobel Prizes Chemistry: Search with google:Jens C. SkouJens C. Skou, per la scoperta di un enzima ionico nello scambio sodio-potassio
Nobel Prizes Chemistry: Search with google:Paul D. BoyerPaul D. Boyer, Search with google:John E. WalkerJohn E. Walker, per la loro spiegazione dei meccanismi enzimatici sottesi nella sintesi dell'adenosintrifosfato, ATP
Nobel Prizes Physiology or Medicine: Search with google:Stanley B. PrusinerStanley B. Prusiner
Nobel Prizes Peace: Search with google:International Campaign to Ban LandminesInternational Campaign to Ban Landmines, Search with google:Jody WilliamsJody Williams
Nobel Prizes Economy: Search with google:Robert C. MertonRobert C. Merton, Search with google:Myron S. ScholesMyron S. Scholes
Academy Award Best Actor: Jack Nicholson, As Good as It Gets
Academy Award Best Picture: Titanic
Academy Award Best Actress: Helen Hunt, As Good as It Gets
Academy Award Best Supporting Actor: Robin Williams, Good Will Hunting
Academy Award Best Supporting Actress: Kim Basinger, L.A. Confidential
Academy Award Best Original Screenplay:
Academy Award Best Director: James Cameron, Titanic
Tennis Wimbledon Women: Martina Hingis d. Jana Novotná (2-6, 6-3, 6-3)
NBA, Basketball NBA Championship: Chicago Bulls d. Utah Jazz (4-2)
Tennis Wimbledon Men: Pete Sampras d. Cédric Pioline (6-4, 6-2, 6-4)
Baseball World Series: Florida Marlins (NL) 4-3 Cleveland Indians (AL)
Football XXX Super Bowl: Green Bay Packers b. New England Patriots (35-21)
UEFA Champions League, UEFA Champions League: Borussia Dortmund (Germany)
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Year 1997's Notable Births
1997 August 10
Kylie Jenner, TV personality (born at Los Angeles, California, USA) Leo
1997 May 22
Search with google:Daft PunkDaft Punk , Group Gemini
Year 1997's Notable Deaths
1997 March 15
Victor Vasarely, artist (dead at Paris,France) (born 1906 April 09) Aries
1997 December 03
Search with google:Benito JacovittiBenito Jacovitti , Fumettista (born 1923 March 19) Pisces
1997 February 19
Search with google:Deng XiaopingDeng Xiaoping , Politician
1997 July 15
Search with google:Gianni VersaceGianni Versace , Stilist (dead at Miami Beach,USA) (born 1946 December 02) Sagittarius
1997 December 25
Search with google:Giorgio StrehlerGiorgio Strehler , movie director teatrale (born 1921 August 14) Leo
1997 April 05
Search with google:Irwing Allen GinsbergIrwing Allen Ginsberg , poet (dead at New York,USA) (born (1926))
1997 June 25
Search with google:Jacques CousteauJacques Cousteau , esploratore, navigatore, militare,oceanografo (born (1910))
1997 July 02
Search with google:James Maitland StewartJames Maitland Stewart , actor (dead at Beverly Hills, California, USA) (born 1908 May 20) Taurus
1997 July 02
Search with google:James StewartJames Stewart , Attore statunitense (born 1908 May 20) Taurus
Search with google:Princess DianaPrincess Diana , Royalty (born (1961))
1997 May 22
Search with google:Renzo MontagnaniRenzo Montagnani , actor, doppiatore (dead at Rome,Italy) (born 1930 September 11) Virgo
1997 July 01
Search with google:Robert Charles Durman MitchumRobert Charles Durman Mitchum , actor (dead at Santa Barbara, California,USA) (born 1917 August 06) Leo
1997 December 24
Search with google:Toshiro MifuneToshiro Mifune , actor,movie director (born 1920 April 01) Aries
1997 August 02
Search with google:William S. BurroughsWilliam S. Burroughs , Novelist, Short Story Writer (born 1914 February 05) Aquarius
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