On This Day

What Happened on July 28, 1997

Historical Events

  • Guatemala becomes a member of the Berne Convention copyright treaty

Event of interestEvent of Interest

NY Ranger center Mark Messier signs with Vancouver for $20M for 3 yrs

NHL Legend Mark Messier
NHL Legend
Mark Messier
  • Peter Graf, father of Steffi, enters German jail for tax evasion

Famous Weddings

  • Two-time Grammy Award winner Sheena Easton (38) weds documentary director Timothy Delarm (35) in Las Vegas

Famous Deaths

  • Rosalie Crutchley, British actress (Armchair Theatre: Black Limelight, Four Weddings and a Funeral), dies at 77
  • Seni Pramoj, Prime Minister of Thailand (1945-46, 75, 76), dies
1997 Highlights

About July 28, 1997

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 24 years, 2 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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