On This Day

What Happened on March 3, 1997

Historical Events

  • Howard Stern Radio Show premieres in Fayetteville NC on WRCQ 103.5 FM
  • The tallest free-standing structure in the Southern Hemisphere, Sky Tower in downtown Auckland, New Zealand, opens after two-and-a-half years of construction.

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestCamila Cabello

Camila Cabello [Karla Camila Cabello Estrabao], Cuban-born American singer-songwriter (Fifth Harmony), born in Cojimar, Cuba


Famous Deaths

  • Stanislav Shatalin, Russian economist (500 Days), dies
1997 Highlights

About March 3, 1997

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 5 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Pisces