What Happened on September 9, 1997

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Sinn Fein accepts Mitchell Principles on para-military disarmament

Famous Deaths

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Burgess Meredith, American actor (Mr Novak, The Penguin in Batman, Rocky), dies at 88

  • Myra McCulloch, teacher academic/administrator, dies at 48

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Richie Ashburn, Hall of Fame baseball infielder (Philadelphia Phillies, NY Mets) and sportscaster, dies of a heart attack at 70

Baseball Player Richie Ashburn
Baseball Player
Richie Ashburn