What Happened on December 8, 1997

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Music awardsMusic Awards

8th Billboard Music Awards: LeAnn Rimes & Spice Girls win

Pop Star Emma Bunton
Pop Star
Emma Bunton
Singer and Fashion Designer Victoria Beckham
Singer and Fashion Designer
Victoria Beckham
Singer Melanie Brown
Singer
Melanie Brown

Famous Deaths

  • Bob Bell, clown (WGN's 1st Bozo), dies at 75
  • Leon Poliakov, historian, dies at 87