What Happened on September 4, 1997

Historical Events

  • 14th MTV Video Music Awards: Jamiroquai, Jewel & Beck win
  • Howard Stern Radio Show premieres in Louisville, Kentucky on WTFX 100.5 FM

Famous Deaths

  • Aldo Rossi, Italian architect (b. 1931)
  • Belle Stewart, Scottish traditional singer, dies at 91
  • Hans Eysenck, German-born British psychologist (most frequently cited living psychologist), dies at 81
  • Jeffrey Bernard, British writer (Spectator Magazine - Low Life), dies at 65
  • Natko Devčić, Croatian composer, dies at 83

About September 4, 1997

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 26 years and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Mo Money Mo Problems - The Notorious B.I.G. Featuring Puff Daddy & Mase
  • UK #1 Song: Men in Black - Will Smith