Historical Events on December 23, 1997

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

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Chicago Bulls coach Phil Jackson is quickest to reach 500 wins (682 games)

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Colorado Avalanche Jari Kurri is 8th NHLer to score 600 career goals

NHL Star Jari Kurri
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Jari Kurri
  • Terry Nichols found guilty of manslaughter in Oklahoma bombing
  • US Agriculture Dept estimates it costs $149,820 to raise a child to 18