What Happened on March 3, 1997

Historical Events

  • Howard Stern Radio Show premieres in Fayetteville, North Carolina 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

Camila CabelloCamila Cabello (25 years old)

Cuban-American singer-songwriter (Fifth Harmony -"Work from Home"; solo - "Señorita"; "Havana"), born in Cojimar, Cuba

Famous Deaths

  • Finn Høffding, Danish composer (Karlsvognen), dies at 97
  • Stanislav Shatalin, Russian economist (500 Days), dies
1997 Highlights

About March 3, 1997

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 11 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Wannabe - Spice Girls
  • UK #1 Song: Don't Speak - No Doubt