On This Day

Birthdays in History in 1997

  • Jan 26 Pasaye, twin born 92 days after his brother (Oct 26), born in Palatine, Illinois
  • Feb 13 Michael Jackson Jr., son of Michael Jackson, born in Beverly Hills, California
  • Apr 16 Tayla Harris, Australian rules footballer, born in Australia
  • Apr 30 Ayaan Chawla, Indian entrepreneur

Person of interestMalala Yousafzai

Jul 12 Malala Yousafzai, Pakistani activist for female education and the youngest-ever Nobel Prize recipient, born in Mingora, North-West Frontier Province

Human Rights Activist Malala Yousafzai
Human Rights Activist
Malala Yousafzai
  • Oct 12 Boris, Prince of Bulgaria, born in Madrid, Spain
  • Nov 19 Alexis May McCaughey, Iowa, septuplets (2)
  • Nov 19 Brandon James McCaughey, Iowa, septuplets (5)
  • Nov 19 Joel Steven McCaughey, Iowa, septuplets (7)
  • Nov 19 Kelsey Ann McCaughey, Iowa, septuplets (4)
  • Nov 19 Kenneth Robert McCaughey, Iowa, septuplets (1)
  • Nov 19 Natalie Sue McCaughey, Iowa, septuplets (3)
  • Nov 19 Nathaniel Roy McCaughey, Iowa, septuplets (6)

About 1997

How Old? 22 or 23 years old
Generation: Generation Z

Chinese Zodiac: Rat (Jan 1 - Feb 6), Ox (Feb 7 - Dec 31)