On This Day

What Happened on June 13, 1997

Historical Events

  • 51st NBA Championship: Chicago Bulls beat Utah Jazz 4, games to 2
  • American fugitive Ira Einhorn is arrested in France for the murder of Holly Maddux after 16 years on the run, though he would not return for another four years

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jurors in Oklahoma City bombing trial sentence Timothy McVeigh to death

Oklahoma City Bomber and Terrorist Timothy McVeigh
Oklahoma City Bomber and Terrorist
Timothy McVeigh

1997 Highlights

About June 13, 1997

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini