On This Day

What Happened on February 3, 1997

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Carl Sagan Public Memorial at Ithaca NY
  • Howard Stern Radio Show premieres in Detroit MI on WKRK 97.1 FM

Famous Deaths

  • Anthony Cuthbert Baines, English music scholar, dies at 84
  • Bohumil Hrabal, Czech writer (Closely Observed Trains), dies at 82
  • William Geoffrey Biddle, English bomb disposal expert, dies at 79