On This Day

What Happened on December 15, 1997

Historical Events


Film release premierFilm Premier

"Spice World" movie directed by Bob Spiers and starring girl group the Spice Girls premieres in the UK

Singer-Songwriter Mel C
Singer-Songwriter
Mel C
Pop Star Emma Bunton
Pop Star
Emma Bunton
Singer Geri Horner
Singer
Geri Horner

Event of interestEvent of Interest

SF 49ers retire Joe Montana's #16

NFL Quarterback Joe Montana
NFL Quarterback
Joe Montana

Famous Deaths

  • Pananayiotis Taki Vatikiotis, Middle Eastern scholar, dies at 69
1997 Highlights

About December 15, 1997

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 9 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Sagittarius