What Happened on July 15, 1997

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Jerold Mackenzie awarded $26.6M (later reduced to $625,000) for being fired from Miller Brewing for sexual harassment for relaying a Seinfeld episode to a co worker

Famous Deaths

  • Alan Chaig, paleontologist (Carl Sagan of BBC), dies at 70

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Gianni Versace, fashion designer, shot to death by Andrew Cunanan at 50

Fashion Designer Gianni Versace
Fashion Designer
Gianni Versace