On This Day

What Happened on July 23, 1997

Historical Events

  • Dallas TV Station KXAS settle with Dallas Cowboys Michael Irvin and Erik Williams for reporting false sex assault allegations against them
  • The US State Department rules that Turkey's agreement to purchase $23 billion worth of natural gas from Iran does not violate the Iran and Libya Sanctions Act

Famous Deaths

  • ChÅ«hei Nambu, Japanese track and field athlete (Olympic gold 1932), dies at 93
1997 Highlights

About July 23, 1997

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 24 years, 4 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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