What Happened on April 12, 1997

Famous Deaths

George Wald (1906-1997)

American physiologist and biologist (Nobel Prize 1967, vitamin A in retina), dies at 90

1997 Highlights

About April 12, 1997

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 5 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Can't Nobody Hold Me Down - Puff Daddy (Featuring Mase)
  • UK #1 Song: I Believe I Can Fly - R. Kelly