What Happened on August 28, 1997

Historical Events

  • Belgian amusement park riders were stuck upside down for 90 minutes

Famous Weddings

Salman Rushdie

British-Indian novelist and essayist Salman Rushdie (50) weds Elizabeth West

1997 Highlights

About August 28, 1997

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 6 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Mo Money Mo Problems - The Notorious B.I.G. Featuring Puff Daddy & Mase
  • UK #1 Song: Men in Black - Will Smith