On This Day

What Happened on April 6, 1997

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

Economist and Chairman of the Federal Reserve Alan Greenspan
Economist and Chairman of the Federal Reserve
Alan Greenspan

Famous Deaths

  • Jack Kent Cooke, Canadian entrepreneur, NFL team owner (Washington Redskins), dies at 84
  • Stephan Hermlin, German writer, dies at 81
1997 Highlights

About April 6, 1997

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 6 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aries