What Happened on December 1, 1997

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • GS Warrior guard Latrell Sprewell, attacks his coach P J Carlesimo
  • Howard Stern Radio Show premieres in Davenport IA on KORB 93.5 FM
  • Westinghouse formally changes its name to CBS

Famous Deaths

  • Denis Gerald Barrington, artist, dies at 67
  • Endicott Peabody, 62nd Governor of Massachusetts (b. 1920)
  • Michel BĂ©langer, French Canadian businessman and banker (b. 1929)
  • Stephane Grappelli, French jazz violinist, dies at 89