On This Day

What Happened on October 17, 1997

Famous Deaths

  • Paul Edwin Zimmer, sci-fi writer, dies of heart attack at 54
1997 Highlights

About October 17, 1997

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 24 years, 3 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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