HomeFactopediaBrainoffsRankingsCommunityLog In
You know 0 facts

1997


Play a Quick Quiz on 1997  (it's free)    



1997
   BBC Sports Personality of the Year was   
Greg Rusedski
Tennis Player
Jungle 2 Jungle
   was released in   
1997
Hercules
   was released in   
1997
Pooh's Grand Adventure: The Search for Christopher Robin
   was released in   
1997
1997
   Formula One Drivers' Championship winner was   
Jacques Villeneuve
1997
   Wimbledon Men's Singles champion was   
Pete Sampras
1997
   Wimbledon Ladies' Singles champion was   
Martina Hingis
1997
   winner of the Australian Rugby League Premiership was   
Newcastle Knights / Brisbane Broncos
1997
   winner of the Mercury Music Prize was   
Roni Size/Reprazent
New Forms
1997
   winner of the US Open Men's Singles was   
Patrick Rafter
d. Greg Rusedski 6-3 6-2 4-6 7-5
1997
   winner of the US Open Women's Singles was   
Martina Hingis
1997
   winner of the Australian Open Men's Singles was   
Pete Sampras
1997
   winner of the French Open Men's Singles was   
Gustavo Kuerten
1997
   Tony Award winner for Best Musical was   
Titanic
Diana, Princess of Wales
   died in   
1997 Aged 36 in a Car Accident
British royal, ex-wife of Prince Charles
1997
   the winner was   
Charles Woodson
DB/WR of Michigan
1997
   the winner was   
'International Campaign to Ban Land Mines' and Jody Williams
"for their work for banning and clearing anti-personnel mines"
1997
   the winner was   
Titanic
Directed by James Cameron for Paramount / 20th Century Fox
1997
   the winner was   
Silver Charm
Gary Stevens
1997
   the winner was   
Justin Leonard
At Royal Troon
1997
   winner of The Masters was   
Tiger Woods
Won by a record 12 strokes, youngest winner at 21, first golfer of African or Asian descent to win The Masters
Anastasia (20th Century Fox)
   was published in   
1997
Adapted by Kari James and Illustrated by Josie Yee
Barbie The Special Sleepover
   was published in   
1997
By Francine Hughes and Illustrated by S. I. Artists
1997
   winners of the Premiership were   
Manchester United
1997
   the winner was   
The Long Way Home
A story of Post WWII Holocaust refugees and the formation of Israel
1997
   Junior Isle of Man TT winner was   
Simpson
Honda- 600 cc
1997
   the award was won by   
The Glade Within the Grove by David Foster
1997
   the winner was   
Iva Majoli
Defeated Martina Hingis 6-4, 6-2
1997 - 1999
   the Prime Minister was   
Jenny Shipley
National. Was NZ's first female PM
1997
   Melbourne Cup winner was   
Might and Power
Jockey - Jim Cassidy, Trainer - Jack Denham, Owner - Mr N. Moraitis, Time - 3.18.33
1997
   was the year   
Princess Diana Died
Car crash in Paris
1997
   was the year   
Hong Kong Returned to China
1997
   was the year   
J.K. Rowling Published Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
1997
   Eurovision Song Contest winner was   
United Kingdom
"Love Shine a Light" performed by Katrina and the Waves
1997
      
Ottawa Convention on Landmines
Bans all anti-personnel landmines (AP-mines).
June 26, 1997 - 6th May 2008
      
Bertie Ahern
3 terms, Fianna Fáil
Elizabeth Bradford Holbrook
   created the sculpture   
Statute of George Bernard Shaw, 1997
Her studio was located at her residence at "Brookford" at Dundas, Ontario, Canada. Her only private student/protege was Christian Corbet.
Zurab Tsereteli
   created the sculpture   
Peter the Great Statue, 1997
1997
   Preakness Stakes winner was   
Silver Charm
Gary Stevens on board -- Trainer Bob Baffert -- Bob & Beverly Lewis -- 1:54.40
1997
   winner was   
Touch Gold
Chris McCarron up, Trainer: David Hofmans, Owner: Frank Stronach -- 2:28.80
1997
   was won by   
Nigel Thomson
For the painting 'Barbara Blackman'
1997
   was won by   
Purefoods TJ Hotdogs
The Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) All-Filipino Conference
1997
   was won by   
Mudahim (GB)
K. Bell
1997
   the winner was the   
Detroit Red Wings
1997
   was won by   
Chicago Bulls
Defeated the Utah Jazz
January 20, 1997
   the oath was recited by   
William J. Clinton
West Front, U.S. Capitol by William Rehnquist, Chief Justice of Supreme Court
1997
   player of the year was   
Gianfranco Zola
Chelsea
1997
   player of the year was   
Alan Shearer
Newcastle United
1997
   was the year   
Hong Kong Returned to China
1997
   was the year   
Princess Diana Died
Car crash in Paris






   About - Terms - Privacy Log In