What Happened on January 15, 1997

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Chicago Bull Dennis Rodman kicks cameraman, Eugene Amosin the groin

Basketball Player Dennis Rodman
Basketball Player
Dennis Rodman
  • Diana, Princess of Wales, calls for an international ban on landmines, angering ministers in the UK
  • Space Shuttle Atlantis docks with Mir Space Station

Famous Deaths

  • Jose Ignacio Domecq, wine maker, dies at 82
  • Kenneth Thimann, botanist, dies at 92