On This Day

What Happened on October 4, 1997

Historical Events

  • Farm Aid 10 concert in Texas cancelled due to weak ticket sales and moved to Illinois
  • Second largest cash robbery in U.S. history occurs at the Charlotte, North Carolina office of Loomis, Fargo and Company with $17.3 million in cash taken

Famous Weddings

  • Infanta Cristina of Spain (32) weds retired handball player turned entrepreneur IƱaki Urdangarin (29) in Barcelona, Spain
  • MTV news anchor Tabitha Soren (30) weds "Liars Poker" author Michael Lewis (37) in Garrison, New York
1997 Highlights

About October 4, 1997

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 23 years and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Libra