July 25, 1997 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Carroll O'Connor found not guilty of slandering Harry Perzigian
  • Howard Stern is fired from radio station, KEGL Dallas
  • K.R. Narayanan is sworn-in as India's 10th president and the first Dalit— formerly called "untouchable"— to hold this office.
  • Scientists announce the first human stem cells to be cultured in a laboratory using tissue taken from aborted human embryos
  • Vincent "The Chin" Gigante found guilty of racketeering in NYC

Deaths in History

  • Margaret Farrer, midwife, dies at 83