On This Day

What Happened on March 10, 1997

Historical Events

Television Premiere

"Buffy the Vampire Slayer" created by Joss Whedon and starring Sarah Michelle Geller premieres on WB Television Network

Historic Event

The PalmPilot, as developed by Jeffrey Hawkins, is released

Inventor Jeffrey Hawkins
Inventor
Jeffrey Hawkins

Famous Birthdays

  • Belinda Bencic, Swiss tennis player (Hopman Cup 2018-19 [with Roger Federer]), born in Flawil, Switzerland

Famous Deaths

  • (Dolores) LaVern Baker [Evans], American pop and R&B vocalist ("Jim Dandy"; "I Cried A Tear"), dies of cardiovascular disease at 67
1997 Highlights

About March 10, 1997

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 24 years, 7 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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