On This Day

What Happened on December 13, 1997

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 63rd Heisman Trophy Award: Charles Woodson, Michigan (CB)

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander Oppenheim, mathematician, dies at 94
  • Harry GlaƟ, German ski jumper (Olympic bronze 1956), dies at 67
  • Martin Carter, Guyanese poet and political activist, dies at 70
  • Rafael Jose Fernandez de la Calzada y Ferrer, restaurateur, dies at 83