On This Day

What Happened on July 18, 1997

Famous Deaths

  • Eugene M. Shoemaker, American planetary scientist and geologist (Shoemaker-Levy comet), dies at 69
1997 Highlights

About July 18, 1997

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 24 years, 6 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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