On This Day

What Happened on October 24, 1997

Historical Events

  • Marv Albert sentenced in assault case

Famous Deaths

  • Adolph Blaine Charles David Earl Frederick Gerald Hubert Irvin John Kenneth Lloyd Martin Nero Oliver Paul Quincy Randolph Sherman Thomas Uncas Victor William Xerxes Yancy Zeus Wolfeschlegelsteinhausen, longest personal name, dies at possibly 83 (birth date disputed)
  • Don Messick, American cartoon voice (Scooby-Doo, Bamm Bamm Rubble), dies at 62
1997 Highlights

About October 24, 1997

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 11 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Scorpio