June 26, 1997 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • 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