What Happened on May 17, 1997

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 122nd Preakness: Gary Stevens aboard Silver Charm wins in 1:54
  • Troops loyal to Laurent Kabila march into Kinshasa.
  • WIBC Bowling Queens won by Sandra Jo Shiery-Odom

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Actor Sylvester Stallone weds actress Jennifer Flavin in London

Actor/Director Sylvester Stallone
Sylvester Stallone