December 29, 1997 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Carquest Bowl 8: Georgia Tech beats West Virginia, 35-30
  • Hong Kong begins slaughtering all its chickens to prevent bird flu
  • Orville Lynn Majors, 36, arrested for many deaths under his care
  • Russia signs agreement to build a $3B nuclear power plant in China

Deaths in History

  • Robert Steel, academic, dies at 82