On This Day

What Happened on December 17, 1997

Famous Deaths

  • Reginald Victor Jones, British scientist who worked in military intelligence in WWII, dies at 86
1997 Highlights

About December 17, 1997

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 24 years and 1 month
Leap Year: No

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