1997

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Decades: 1960s  1970s  1980s  – 1990s –  2000s  2010s  2020s
Years: 1994 1995 199619971998 1999 2000

1997 (MCMXCVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar.

Births

Deaths

January – March

April – June

July – September

October – December

Events

January

File:Kofi Annan.jpg
Kofi Annan becomes UN Secretary-General.

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

File:Diana's funeral.jpg
Funeral of Diana, Princess of Wales on September 6, 1997

October

November

File:Mary McAleese.jpg
Mary McAleese is chosen as President of Ireland on November 11, 1997.

December

Other significant events

  • Algerian Civil War: Hundreds of people are killed in massacres throughout the year.

Nobel Prizes

movies released

New books

Hit songs

References