What Happened on May 26, 1997

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • NHL Western Conference Final: Detroit Red Wings beat Colorado Avalanche, 4 games to 2

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Sammy Sosa (Cubs) & Tony Womack (Pirates) hit inside the park HRs

MLB Outfielder Sammy Sosa
MLB Outfielder
Sammy Sosa

Famous Deaths

  • Manfred Von Ardenne, German scientific pioneer, dies at 90