June 25, 1997 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Christies auctions off Princess Di's clothing for $5.5 million

Book releaseHistoric Publication

Danielle Steel’s romantic novel “Special Delivery” is published

Novelist Danielle Steel
Novelist
Danielle Steel
  • Galileo, 2nd Callisto Flyby (Orbit 9)
  • Intelsat 802 Ariane 4 Launch, Successful
  • Progress M-34 Collides with and damages Mir Space Station

Deaths in History


Person of interestJacques Cousteau

Jacques Cousteau, French oceanographer, dies of heart attack at 87

Oceanographer, Explorer and Scientist Jacques Cousteau
Oceanographer, Explorer and Scientist
Jacques Cousteau
  • William Lyle Woratzeck, convicted killer, executed in Ariz at 51