On This Day

What Happened on May 4, 1997

Famous Deaths

  • Alvin "Alvy" Moore, American comic actor (Green Acres, Scream, Intruder), dies of heart failure at 75
  • Vijayananda Dahanayake, Prime Minister of Sri Lanka (1959-60), dies
1997 Highlights

About May 4, 1997

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 6 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus