Historical Events on December 22, 1997

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Acteal massacre: Attendees at a prayer meeting of Roman Catholic activists for indigenous causes in the small village of Acteal in the Mexican state of Chiapas are massacred by paramilitary forces.
  • Hunter Tylo awarded $4 million in Melrose Place breach of contract
  • Merck baldness pill for men approved by FDA
  • Nancy Kerrigan & Tonya Harding pre-record a show to air on FOX on Feb 5