On This Day

What Happened on January 16, 1997

Historical Events

  • Anthony Stuart takes ODI hat-trick, Aus v Pakistan, MCG

Famous Deaths

  • Charlie Alfred Galbraith, English jazz trombonist, dies at 76
  • Ennis Cosby, son of Bill Cosby, murdered on LA highway at 29
  • Jim Kensil, NFL president (NY Jets), dies of heart failure at 66
  • Stephen Fitz-Simon, entrepreneur, dies at 59
1997 Highlights

About January 16, 1997

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 24 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Capricorn