On This Day

What Happened on September 16, 1997

Historical Events

  • ABL MVP Nikki McCray signs with WNBA

AppointmentAppointment of Interest

Apple Computer Inc names co-founder Steve Jobs interim CEO

Apple Co-founder Steve Jobs
Apple Co-founder
Steve Jobs

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mark McGwire signs with the St Louis Cardinals for $26M

MLB First Baseman Mark McGwire
MLB First Baseman
Mark McGwire

Famous Deaths

  • Antony Kearey, television producer, dies at 77
  • Terence Cooper, British actor (Casino Royale), dies at 64
1997 Highlights

About September 16, 1997

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 24 years and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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