What Happened on August 2, 1997

Famous Weddings

Kelsey Grammer

"Frasier" actor-comedian Kelsey Grammer (43) weds Playboy model Camille Donatacci (29) at Saddlerock Ranch in Malibu

Famous Deaths

William S. BurroughsWilliam S. Burroughs (1914-1997)

American writer (Naked Lunch, The Nova Trilogy) and visual artist, dies of a heart attack at 83


1997 Highlights

About August 2, 1997

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 10 months and 4 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: I'll Be Missing You - Puff Daddy & Faith Evans Ft. 112