Historical Events In 1998
Saturday, 21 May 2022
Jan 21 On this day in history pope John Paul II visits Cuba
Jan 21 In the year 1998 u.S. President Bill Clinton denies reports of an affair with former intern Monica Lewinsky and that he influenced her to lie about it.
Jan 22 Accused bomber Ted Kaczynski pleaded guilty to all counts against him in California and New Jersey. He was sentenced to life in prison on May 4 on this day in history.
Jan 23 In the year 1998 pope John Paul II condemns US embargo against Cuba
Jan 25 On this day in history "Grease," closes at Eugene O'Neill Theater New York City NY after 1,503 performance
Jan 25 Britain's Queen Mother, 97, gets an emergency hip replacement on this day in history.
Jan 25 Mohammad Yusuf Khan, prime minister of Afganistan in (1963-65), dies on this day in history.
Jan 25 Spice Girl Victoria Adams (Posh) &soccer David Beckham gets engaged on this day in history.
Jan 25 On this day in history two US tourists, Thomas and Eileen Lonergan, are left behind by a scuba diving operator on a reef off Port Douglas, north Queensland. They are never found
Jan 26 On this day in history 25th American Music Award Spice Girls &Babyface win
Jan 26 In the year 1998 intel launches 333 MHz Pentium II chip
Jan 26 In the year 1998 president Clinton goes on TV and says "I did not have sexual relations with that woman, Miss Lewinsky."
Jan 26 President Clinton says "I want to say one thing to the American people, I did not have sexual relations with that woman, Miss Lewinsky" in the year 1998.
Jan 26 In the year 1998 s P Leary, Texan Blues drummer (Muddy Waters), dies at 67
Jan 26 In the year 1998 u.S. President Bill Clinton categorically denies having an affair with White House intern Monica Lewinsky, saying "I did not have sexual relations with that woman ... Miss Lewinsky."
Jan 27 In the year 1998 crane crashes into Roosevelt Is (New York City NY) Tram, injuring 10
Jan 28 Michelangelo, "Christ &the Woman of Samaria," sold for $7.4 million on this day in history.
Jan 29 Singers Bobby Brown found guilty of DWI in Fort Lauderdale FL in the year 1998.
Jan 29 Soyuz TM-27 launches to MIR on this day in history.
Jan 29 Thick Fog causes highway carnage in Belgium &Netherlands, 6 die in the year 1998.
Jan 29 In the year 1998 woman's Clinic in Birmingham AL bombed, 1 killed
Jan 30 Paul Simon's "The Capeman," premieres on this day in history.
Jan 30 On this day in history ricky Sanderson, stabbed 16-year old girl in NC, executed at 38
Jan 30 The U.S. and Japan sign a pact allowing Americans to fly to Japan and other Asian destinations from more U.S. cities on this day in history.
Jan 31 STS 89 (Endeavour 12) lands in the year 1998.
Feb 01 "Street Corner Symphony," closes at Brooks Atkinson NYC after 79 performances on this day in history.
Feb 01 86th Australian Mens Tennis Petr Korda beats Marcelo Rios (6-2 6-2 6-2) on this day in history.
Feb 01 In the year 1998 australian Mixed Doubles Tennis J Gimelstob & V Williams beat Suk & Sukova (6-2 6-1)
Feb 02 Philippine DC-9 crashes apparently killing all 104 on board on this day in history.
Feb 03 On this day in history karla Faye Tucker, murderer, executed at 38
Feb 03 In the year 1998 mary Kay LeTourneau, 36, former teacher, violates probation with 14 year-old father of her baby
Feb 03 On this day in history stamps commemorating Princess Diana go on sale across Britain
Feb 03 In the year 1998 uS military plane clips cable car lines in northern Italy, kills 20
Feb 04 Bill Gates gets a pie thrown in his face in Brussels Belgium in the year 1998.