Historical Events on June 26, 1997

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Galileo, Ganymede Observations (Orbit 9)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone is published, the first instalment of the best selling series by J. K. Rowling

Novelist J. K. Rowling
J. K. Rowling
  • The U.S. Supreme Court rules that the Communications Decency Act violates the First Amendment
  • The U.S. Supreme Court strikes down Internet indecency law
  • The U.S. Supreme Court upholds doctor-assisted suicide ban