What Happened on December 11, 1997

Historical Events

  • Delegates from 150 industrial nations attending a UN climate conference in Kyoto, Japan, reach agreement to control heat-trapping greenhouse gases
  • Federal judge orders Microsoft not to bundle IE4 in Windows

Famous Deaths

  • Kenneth W. Gatland, British aerospace scientist, dies at 73

About December 11, 1997

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Candle In The Wind 1997/Something About The Way You Look Tonight - Elton John
  • UK #1 Song: Teletubbies Say Eh-Oh! - Teletubbies