On This Day

What Happened on November 12, 1997

Historical Events

  • Dick Vitale signs with ESPN through year 2004
  • Pedro Martinez wins NL Cy Young Award

Famous Deaths

  • Carlos Surinach, Spanish composer (b. 1915)
  • William Matthews, poet, dies at 55
1997 Highlights

About November 12, 1997

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 8 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Scorpio