On This Day

What Happened on March 5, 1997

Historical Events


Hall of fameHall of Fame

Tommy Lasorda, Nellie Fox and Willie Wells inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame

Baseball Manager Tommy Lasorda
Baseball Manager
Tommy Lasorda

Famous Deaths

  • Samm Sinclair Baker, American diet author (b. 1909)
1997 Highlights

About March 5, 1997

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 5 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Pisces