On This Day

What Happened on November 13, 1997

Historical Events

  • "Lion King" opens at New Amersterdam Theater NYC

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Ken Griffey Jr. unanimously wins AL MVP

Baseball Hall of Fame Outfielder Ken Griffey Jr.
Baseball Hall of Fame Outfielder
Ken Griffey Jr.
  • UN pulls out arms inspection teams from Iraq

Famous Birthdays

  • Brent Kinsman, American actor
  • Shane Kinsman, American actor

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
1997 Highlights

About November 13, 1997

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 10 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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