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Main Events

  • Fashion designer Gianni Versace shot to death by spree killer Andrew Cunanan.
  • Comet Hale-Bopp makes its closest approach to Earth.
  • The English Patient wins Best Picture at the Oscars.
  • The Labour Party under Tony Blair wins the UK General Election by a landslide, ending 18 years of Conservative Government.
  • Publication of J.K. Rowling's first Harry Potter novel.
  • Hong Kong returned to Chinese rule after 100 years of UK sovereignty.
  • NASA's Pathfinder probe lands on the surface of Mars.
  • Death of Diana Princess Of Wales in a car accident.
  • UK Home Secretary Michael Howard states that Moors Murderer Myra Hindley will serve a full life tariff in prison. She appeals, but loses.
  • In music, deaths of Billy Mackenzie, The Notorious BIG, Laura Nyro, Jimmy Witherspoon, Michael Hutchence and Stephane Grappelli.

Festive 31

1997 Festive Fifty

Other notable shows

30th anniversary special
Blur at Peel Acres

See Also

Links

Shows calendar

Shows move to midweek (Tue, Wed, Thur, 8.30-10.30pm) from 18 February 1997. Start time changes to 8.40pm from 08 April 1997.

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