What Happened on May 1, 1997

Historical Events

  • Howard Stern Radio Show premieres in San Diego CA on KIOZ 105.3 FM
  • Tasmania becomes the last state in Australia to decriminalize homosexuality

Election of Interest

Tony Blair elected Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

1997 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Ariel Gade, American actress
Born in 1997

Famous Deaths

  • Bebe, AKA Flipper, dolphin, dies at 40

About May 1, 1997

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 4 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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

Holidays: Labour Day (India)

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