What Happened on July 28, 1997

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Guatemala becomes a member of the Berne Convention copyright treaty.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

NY Ranger center Mark Messier signs with Vancouver for $20M for 3 yrs

NHL Legend Mark Messier
NHL Legend
Mark Messier
  • Peter Graf, father of Steffi, enters German jail for tax evasion

Famous Weddings

  • Two-time Grammy Award winner Sheena Easton (38) weds documentary director Timothy Delarm (35) in Las Vegas

Famous Deaths

  • Louis Cohen, physicist, dies at 71
  • Seni Pramoj, PM of Thailand (1945-46, 75, 76), dies