What Happened on October 15, 1997

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Britain's Andy Green sets jet-powered car record (763.035 mph)
  • Former rep Dan Rostenkowski released from custody for mail fraud
  • MLB American League Championship: Cleveland Indians beat Baltimore Orioles, 4 games to 2

Event of interestEvent of Interest

NY jury awards boxer Mitch Green $45,000 in civil lawsuit against Mike Tyson, for street brawl in 1988

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Mike Tyson
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Mike Tyson
  • US launches nuclear powered Cassini to Saturn