On This Day

What Happened on August 13, 1997

Historical Events

  • Boston Red Sox trade Mike Stanley back to the NY Yankees

Sports History

San Diego Padres trade Rickey Henderson to Anaheim Angels

MLB Outfielder Rickey Henderson
MLB Outfielder
Rickey Henderson
  • South Park's first episode is aired.

Famous Deaths

  • Emil 'Bus' Mosbacher, American yachtsman (America's Cup 1962 [Weatherly], 1967 [Intrepid]), dies at 75
1997 Highlights

About August 13, 1997

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 24 years, 2 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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