What Happened on August 10, 1997

Historical Events

  • 36th Walker Cup: US, 18-6
  • Anaheim Angels Tony Phillips arrested for purchasing cocaine

Sports History

Atlanta Braves sign Greg Maddux to then record 5 year, $57.5 million deal

1997 History

Famous Birthdays

Kylie JennerKylie Jenner (25 years old)

American model, TV and social media personality (Keeping Up with the Kardashians), born in Los Angeles, California

Born in 1997

Famous Deaths

  • Conlon Nancarrow, American composer (Soundings 4), dies at 84
  • Jean-Claude Lauzon, director/writer (Leola), dies in air crash at 43

About August 10, 1997

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 7 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I'll Be Missing You - Puff Daddy & Faith Evans Featuring 112
  • UK #1 Song: Men in Black - Will Smith