The next time you can reuse this calendar will be on year 2025. Both calendars will be exactly the same! This is assuming you are not interested in the dates for Easter and other irregular holidays that are based on a solar cycle.
April 4 (4/4), June 6 (6/6), August 8 (8/8), October 10 (10/10), December 12 (12/12), and the last day of February always fall on the same day of the week in any given year. This is called the ‘Doomsday rule’. Check these dates using the full 12-month calendar below to verify.
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Historical Events Of 1997
- January 18, 1997 – In northwest Rwanda, Hutu militia members kill three Spanish aid workers, three soldiers and seriously wound one other.
- February 7, 1997 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Fire Ox in Chinese astrology.
- February 28, 1997 – GRB 970228, a highly luminous flash of gamma rays, strikes the Earth for 80 seconds, providing early evidence that gamma-ray bursts occur well beyond the Milky Way.
- March 3, 1997 – The tallest free-standing structure in the Southern Hemisphere, Sky Tower in downtown Auckland, New Zealand, opens after two-and-a-half years of construction.
- April 19, 1997 – The 1997 Red River Flood overwhelms the city of Grand Forks, North Dakota. Fire breaks out and spreads in downtown Grand Forks, but high water levels hamper efforts to reach the fire, leading to the destruction of 11 buildings.
- April 23, 1997 – Omaria massacre in Algeria: Forty-two villagers are killed.
- April 29, 1997 – The Chemical Weapons Convention of 1993 enters into force, outlawing the production, stockpiling and use of chemical weapons by its signatories.
- June 13, 1997 – Uphaar cinema fire, in New Delhi, India, killed 59 people, and over 100 people injured.
- September 26, 1997 – An earthquake strikes the Italian regions of Umbria and the Marche, causing part of the Basilica of St. Francis at Assisi to collapse.
- November 27, 1997 – Twenty-five are killed in the second Souhane massacre in Algeria.
Who Were Born On 1997?
- January 10, 1997 – Ayuri Konno, Japanese actress
- March 10, 1997 – Belinda Bencic, Swiss tennis player
- March 16, 1997 – Tyrel Jackson Williams, American actor and singer
- March 22, 1997 – María Fernanda Herazo, Colombian tennis player
- April 12, 1997 – Katelyn Ohashi, American gymnast
- May 19, 1997 – Ida LaFontaine, Swedish singer
- May 21, 1997 – Viktoria Petryk, Ukrainian singer-songwriter
- August 5, 1997 – Adam Irigoyen, American actor, rapper, and dancer
- August 19, 1997 – Joseph Castanon American actor and singer
- October 28, 1997 – Sierra McCormick, American actress