What Happened on June 16, 1997

Historical Events

  • The Dairat Labguer massacre in Algeria; 50 people are killed

Famous Birthdays

  • Camila Morrone, American model and actress (Daisy Jones & the Six), born in Los Angeles, California
Born in 1997

Famous Deaths

  • Dal Stivens, Australian author, dies at 85
  • John Wolters, American drummer (Dr. Hook -"When You're In Love With A Beautiful Woman"), dies at 52

About June 16, 1997

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 3 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I'll Be Missing You - Puff Daddy & Faith Evans Featuring 112
  • UK #1 Song: MMMbop - Hanson