Historical Events In 1998
Saturday, 10 April 2021
Feb 04 In the Tajikistan Border region of Afghanistan a 6.1earthquate at least 2,323 people killed, 818 injured, 8,094 houses destroyed, 6,725 livestock killed and landslides occurred in the Rostaq area, Afghanistan on this day in history.
Feb 05 Alberto Acciarito convicted of harassing his ex-wife Ingrid Rossellini in the year 1998.
Feb 06 On this day in history "Africa The Serengeti" becomes the first DVD to include separate language tracks
Feb 06 "Africa: The Serengeti" becomes the first DVD to include separate language tracks on this day in history.
Feb 06 Mary Kay LeTourneau, 36, former teacher, who violated probation by seeing 14 year old father of her baby, sentenced to 7½ years in the year 1998.
Feb 06 In the year 1998 u.S. President Bill Clinton signs a bill renaming Washington National Airport to Ronald Reagan National Airport.
Feb 07 18th Winter Olympics games open at Nagano Japan on this day in history.
Feb 08 The first female ice hockey game in Olympics history Finland beats Sweden 6-0 in the year 1998.
Feb 09 In the year 1998 failed assassination attempt on Georgian President Eduard Shevardnadze
Feb 09 Laxness, Iceland's Nobel Literature laureate, dies at 95 in the year 1998.
Feb 10 In the year 1998 aOL raises monthly flat rate Internet access from $19.95 to $21.95
Feb 10 In the year 1998 buddy the Wonder Dog, dog (Air Bud), dies of cancer at 9
Feb 10 On this day in history canadian National President Paul Tellier says CN is acquiring US rail company Illinois Central Corp for $2.4 billion
Feb 11 A federal judge rules that golfer Casey Martin, who suffers from a circulatory condition making it hard to walk, is covered by the American with Disabilities Act. Under the ADA, Martin should be allowed to use a golf cart when he competes in PGA tournaments on this day in history.
Feb 11 On this day in history kVBC-FM (Las Vegas) offers Monica Lewinsky $5M for interview
Feb 11 In the year 1998 lyrics to "Candle in the Wind 1997," auctioned for $442,500
Feb 12 250-car Italy pile-up due to fog, 4 die &50 hurt on this day in history.
Feb 12 On this day in history intel unveils its first graphics chip i740
Feb 13 In Victoria, BC three girls of ages 14, 15, and 16 found guilty of the murder of 14 year old schoolmate Reena Virk; three others plead guilty to assault charges on this day in history.
Feb 15 In the year 1998 dale Eggeling wins Los Angeles Women's Golf Championship
Feb 16 On this day in history tellabs Inc acquires Coherent Communications Systems for $670 million
Feb 19 Soyuz TM-26 lands in the year 1998.
Feb 19 US hockey team destroys their rooms at Olympics village in Japan in the year 1998.
Feb 20 In the year 1998 tara Lipinski wins Olympics figure skating gold medal
Feb 20 UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan lands in Baghdad, for peace negotiations on this day in history.
Feb 22 "King & I," closes at Neil Simon Theater NYC after 781 performances on this day in history.
Feb 22 In the year 1998 18th Winter Olympics games close at Nagano Japan
Feb 23 Howard Stern Radio Show premieres in Charleston SC on WAVF 96.1 FM on this day in history.
Feb 23 On this day in history philip Abbott, actor (Arthur Ward-FBI), dies at 74
Feb 23 In the year 1998 supreme Court lets Megan's Law stand
Feb 23 Tornadoes in Florida kills at least 31 feb240303 first official Roman edict for persecution of Christians issued in the year 1998.
Feb 24 Elton John knighted on this day in history.
Feb 24 In the year 1998 henny Youngman, comedian (Take my wife please), dies at 92
Feb 25 Luigi Veronesi, Italian abstract artist (Campo Grafico), dies at 90 on this day in history.