What Happened on July 31, 1997

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

A's trade Mark McGwire to St Louis Cardinals

MLB First Baseman Mark McGwire
MLB First Baseman
Mark McGwire

Famous Deaths

  • Edith Fore, pitchwoman (I've fallen and I can't get up!), dies at 81
  • Ulrich Ernst Simon, theologian, dies at 63