On This Day

What Happened on July 12, 1997

Historical Events

  • Cubs play in their 5,000th consecutive game without being no-hit
  • Pirates Francisco Cordova & Ricardo Rincon no-hit Astros 3-0 in 10 inn

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestMalala Yousafzai

Malala Yousafzai, Pakistani activist for female education and the youngest-ever Nobel Prize recipient, born in Mingora, North-West Frontier Province

Human Rights Activist Malala Yousafzai
Human Rights Activist
Malala Yousafzai

1997 Highlights

About July 12, 1997

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 3 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Cancer