On This Day

What Happened on November 14, 1997

Historical Events

  • Colo Rockie Larry Walker wins NL MVP
  • Disney's "Lion King" sets Broadway record of $2,700,000 daily sale

Famous Deaths

Person of interestEddie Arcaro

Eddie Arcaro, American Racing Hall of Fame jockey (Triple Crown 1941 Whirlaway, 1948 Citation), dies of liver cancer at 81

Racing Hall of Fame Jockey Eddie Arcaro
Racing Hall of Fame Jockey
Eddie Arcaro
  • Stefan Lorant, Hungarian-American writer, photojournalist and filmmaker, dies at 96
1997 Highlights

About November 14, 1997

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 10 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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