What Happened on November 13, 1997

Historical Events

  • "Lion King" opens at New Amersterdam Theater NYC

Sports History

Ken Griffey Jr. unanimously wins AL MVP

  • UN pulls out arms inspection teams from Iraq
1997 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Brent Kinsman, American actor
  • Shane Kinsman, American actor
Born in 1997

Famous Deaths

  • AndrĂ© Boucourechliev, Bulgarian-French composer, dies at 72
  • Dawud M. Mu'Min, American murderer (b. 1953)
  • John Elwyn, British painter, dies at 80

About November 13, 1997

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 4 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Candle In The Wind 1997/Something About The Way You Look Tonight - Elton John
  • UK #1 Song: Barbie Girl - Aqua