On This Day

What Happened on April 6, 1997

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "3 Sisters" closes at Criterion Theater NYC
  • Progress M-34 Launch (Russia)
  • The Tradition Senior Men's Golf, GC at Desert Mountain: Gil Morgan wins first of 3 Champions Tour majors by 6 strokes from Isao Aoki

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Federal Reserve chairman Alan Greenspan (71) weds NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell (50) at Little Washington in Washington, Virginia

US Fed Chairman & Economist Alan Greenspan
US Fed Chairman & Economist
Alan Greenspan

Famous Deaths

  • Jack Kent Cooke, Canadian entrepreneur, NFL team owner (Washington Redskins), dies at 84
  • Stephan Hermlin, German writer, dies at 81