What Happened on January 25, 1997

Historical Events

  • In a high profile NHL trade, San Jose obtain future Hockey Hall of Fame goaltender Ed Belfour from Chicago in exchange for goaltender Chris Terreri, Ulf Dahlen, Michal Sykora and a conditional pick in 1998 Entry Draft

Famous Deaths

  • Jean Dixon, psychic (Gift of Prophecy), dies of a heart attack at 79
  • Jeane Dixon [Lydia Pinckert], American celebrity psychic and astrologer (A Gift of Prophecy), dies of a heart attack at 93
  • Seldon Powell, American jazz tenor saxophonist and flautist, dies at 68
1997 Highlights

About January 25, 1997

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 26 years and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Un-Break My Heart - Toni Braxton
  • UK #1 Song: Your Woman - White Town