On This Day

What Happened on June 13, 1997

Day of the Week: Friday

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
  • Jurors in Oklahoma City bombing trial sentence Timothy McVeigh to death
  • Red Wings Vladimir Konstantinov & Slava Fetisov hurt in car crash