What Happened on September 12, 1997

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • NY Met John Olerud hits for the cycle
  • The UN passes a resolution allowing Iraq to reach the $2.14 billion oil sales limit under its oil-for-food program

Famous Deaths

  • Janet Leach, American potter, dies at 79
  • Judith Merril [Grossman], science fiction writer, dies at 74
  • Stikkan Stig Anderson, music entrepreneur (Polar), dies at 66