On This Day

What Happened on June 5, 1997

Famous Weddings

Noel Gallagher

British "Oasis" guitarist Noel Gallagher (30) weds Meg Mathews at the Little Church of the West in Las Vegas, Nevada; divorce in 2001

Famous Deaths

  • J Anthony Lukas, writer (Pulitizer, Common Ground), suicide at 64
1997 Highlights

About June 5, 1997

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 24 years, 5 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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