On This Day

What Happened on July 10, 1997

Historical Events

  • Hideki Irabu makes MLB debut as a NY Yankee, beats Tigers 10-3
  • Louise Woodward's trial begins in Massachusetts Nanny murder trial
  • RJR Nabisco announces it will replace Joe Camel in new ads
  • Spain, Partido Popular member Miguel Ángel Blanco is kidnapped in the Basque city of Ermua by ETA members, sparking widespread protests

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

American rock musician Chrissie Hynde (45) marries Columbian artist Lucho Brieva; divorced in 2002

Singer-songwriter and Musician Chrissie Hynde
Singer-songwriter and Musician
Chrissie Hynde
1997 Highlights

About July 10, 1997

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 24 years, 3 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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