What Happened on September 16, 1997

Historical Events

  • ABL MVP Nikki McCray signs with WNBA

Appointment of Interest

Apple Computer Inc names co-founder Steve Jobs interim CEO

Sports History

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

1997 History

Famous Deaths

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

About September 16, 1997

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 6 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Honey - Mariah Carey
  • UK #1 Song: Something About the Way You Look Tonight/Candle in the Wind 1997 - Elton John