What Happened on February 1, 1997

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Retired MLB player Johnny Bench (49) weds stockbroker Elizabeth Benton

MLB Catcher Johnny Bench
MLB Catcher
Johnny Bench

Famous Deaths

  • Herb Caen, columnist, Lung cancer, dies at 80
  • Mitchell Goodman, writer, dies at 71
  • Peter Morris, historian of France, dies at 50
  • Thelma Moss, psychologist, dies at 78