Historical Events on October 22nd, 1997

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 2nd longest 9 inning World Series game (4:12) as Marlins & Indians were tied 7-7 going into the 9th, Mariners win 14-11
  • Cleve Marquis Grissom World Series hitting streak ends after 15 games
  • Coldest World Series game Marlins vs Cleveland (38°F)
  • Compaq testifies Microsoft threaten to break Windows 95 agreement if they showcased a Netscape icon

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Larry Flynt sells Hustler in a non-zoned area of Cincinnati

Magazine Publisher Larry Flynt
Magazine Publisher
Larry Flynt
  • NY Ranger Wayne Gretsky wife Janet is knocked unconcious & gets 2 stitches while watching the game as a plexiglass falls on her
  • Yahoo completes purchase of Four11