On This Day

What Happened on May 12, 1997

Historical Events


Music releaseMusic Single

"It's Your Love" single released by Time McGraw and Faith Hill

Country Singer Faith Hill
Country Singer
Faith Hill
  • 14 North Koreans defect to South Korea
  • Angels scores 13 in 7th vs White Sox
  • Australian Susie Maroney becomes first to swim from Cuba to Florida
  • Russia & Chechnya sign peace deal after 400 years of conflict
  • Tornado narrowly misses downtown Miami
1997 Highlights

About May 12, 1997

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 6 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus