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Historical Events Happened In 1998

Sunday, 26 April 2015

Jan 01   All California bars, clubs & card rooms must be smoke-free in the year 1998.  

Jan 01   Mongolia switches from a 46 hour to 40 hour work week in the year 1998.  

Jan 01   On this day in history the Ontario Southland Railway takes over the operation of the Guelph Junction Railway (formerly the Goderich subdivision) which had been leased by CP from the City of Guelph since 1888. The Ontario Southland also took over the 3.1 mile remnant of the CP owned Guelph and Goderich Railway.  

Jan 01   US Census Bureau estimates population at 268,921,733 on this day in history.  

Jan 02   Autopsy of Chris Farley shows he overdosed of opiates &cocaine on this day in history.  

Jan 05   Ice storm knocks out electricity in Quebec & Ontario on this day in history.  

Jan 05   On this day in history sonny Bono, half of the Sonny and Cher pop duo and politician, dies in a skiing accident in Lake Tahoe, California at age 62.  

Jan 05   Vandals decapitate Copenhagen's Little Mermaid on this day in history.  

Jan 08   National Defence deploys 4,000 soldiers to help Hydro-Quebec with the worst ice storm damage; 1.3 million households will lose power in Eastern Ontario and Quebec on this day in history.  

Jan 08   Roseanne files for divorce from 3rd husband Ben Thomas in the year 1998.  

Jan 08   On this day in history unabomber suspect Theodore Kaczynski asks to act as his own lawyer  

Jan 08   World Trade Center bomber Ramzi Ahmed Yousef sentenced to life in the year 1998.  

Jan 09   Anatoly Karpov defeats Viswanathan Anand to retain chess title in the year 1998.  

Jan 09   On this day in history anatoly Solovyov & Pavel Vinogradov spacewalk record 3 hours 8 minutes  

Jan 09   Decapitated head of Danish Little Mermaid is returned on this day in history.  

Jan 09   In the year 1998 hockey News selects Wayne Gretzky best NHL player ever  

Jan 09   In the year 1998 over 100 teams of linemen arrive from Detroit and other parts of the US to help clean up after the ice storm; 1.3 million homes still without electricity in Quebec and Eastern Ontario  

Jan 11   On this day in history 24th Annual People's Choice Awards - Seinfeld, Tim Allen win  

Jan 11   On this day in history uS female Figure Skating championship won by Michelle Kwan  

Jan 11   In the year 1998 uS male Figure Skating championship won by Todd Eldredge  

Jan 13   CBS pays $4 billion to televise AFC games for 8-years on this day in history.  

Jan 14   On this day in history 100th episode of "Ellen," airs  

Jan 14   Charles Barkley pleads not guilty to an assault charge on this day in history.  

Jan 15   In the year 1998 amos "Junior" Wells, blues musician, dies at 63  

Jan 15   NASA announces John Glenn, 76, may fly in space again in the year 1998.  

Jan 16   Investigators for special counsel Kenneth Starr questioned former White House intern Monica Lewinsky about allegations that she had an affair with President Clinton on this day in history.  

Jan 17   On this day in history president Clinton faces sexual harassment charges from Paula Jones  

Jan 19   In the year 1998 carl Perkins, singer/songwriter, dies at 65  

Jan 19   Rock 'n' roll pioneer Carl Perkins, whose hit song Blue Suede Shoes helped lift Elvis Presley to stardom, dies aged 65 in the year 1998.  

Jan 19   The CN line bewteen Moncton, NB and Mont-Joli, Que is transferred to the Quebec Railway Corporation, through its wholly owned subsidiaries as follows New Brunswick East Coast Railway between Pacific Junction, near Moncton, and Campbellton, NB. Matapedia Railway between Campbellton, NB and Mont-Joli, QC in the year 1998.  

Jan 19   In the year 1998 the CN line bewteen Moncton, NB and Mont-Joli, Que is transferred to the Quebec Railway Corporation, through its wholly owned subsidiaries as follows: New Brunswick East Coast Railway between Pacific Junction, near Moncton, and Campbellton, NB. Matapedia Railway between Campbellton, NB and Mont-Joli, QC.  

Jan 20   On this day in history rock & Roll Hall of Fame inducts Mama & Papas, Eagles  

Jan 20   Warner Brothers TV Network begins Tuesday night programming in the year 1998.  

Jan 21   In the year 1998 pope John Paul II arrived in Havana for his first-ever visit to Cuba.  

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Jan 01   Helen Wills Moody Roark, tennis ace (31 Grand Slams), dies at 92 in the year 1998.  

Jan 02   In the year 1998 death of frank Muir, English writer, raconteur (b. 1920)  

Jan 04   John Gary, singer, dies at 65 on this day in history.  

Jan 05   In the year 1998 georgi Sviridov, composer, dies at 82  

Jan 07   In the year 1998 death of owen Bradley, American record producer (b. 1915)  

Jan 08   Michael Tippett, English composer/conductor (Child of our Time) dies at 93 on this day in history.  

Jan 09   Kenichi Fukui, Japanese Nobel Prize for Chemistry (1981) dies at 79 on this day in history.  

Jan 11   On this day in history klaus Tennstedt, conductor, dies at 71