What Happened on March 16, 1997

Historical Events

  • NJ Devils' Dave Andreychuk is 26th NHL to score 500 goals
  • Sandline affair: On Bougainville Island, soldiers of commander Jerry Singirok arrest Tim Spicer and his mercenaries of the Sandline International.
1997 Highlights

About March 16, 1997

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 10 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Can't Nobody Hold Me Down - Puff Daddy (Featuring Mase)
  • UK #1 Song: Mama/Who Do You Think You Are - Spice Girls