What Happened on November 21, 1997

Famous Birthdays

  • Alton Mason, American model (1st black male to model for Chanel), born in Nebraska

Famous Deaths

  • Ismail Fahmi, external minister of Egypt in (1973-77), dies
  • Robert Simpson, British classical composer, and broadcaster (BBC), dies at 76
1997 Highlights

About November 21, 1997

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 10 months and 5 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