What Happened on September 19, 1997

Historical Events

  • Guelb El-Kebir massacre in Algeria; 53 killed.

Famous Deaths

  • Kathy Keeton Guccione, CEO (General Media Intl), dies at 58
  • Malcolm Hughes, artist, dies at 77
  • Rich Mullins, American contemporary Christian music singer and songwriter, dies in a car accident at 41
1997 Highlights

About September 19, 1997

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 2 months and 21 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