Historical Events In 1998
Friday, 18 September 2020
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 in the year 1998.
Feb 05 In the year 1998 alberto Acciarito convicted of harassing his ex-wife Ingrid Rossellini
Feb 06 In the year 1998 "Africa The Serengeti" becomes the first DVD to include separate language tracks
Feb 06 On this day in history "Africa: The Serengeti" becomes the first DVD to include separate language tracks
Feb 06 On this day in history mary Kay LeTourneau, 36, former teacher, who violated probation by seeing 14 year old father of her baby, sentenced to 7½ years
Feb 06 U.S. President Bill Clinton signs a bill renaming Washington National Airport to Ronald Reagan National Airport in the year 1998.
Feb 07 On this day in history 18th Winter Olympics games open at Nagano Japan
Feb 08 In the year 1998 the first female ice hockey game in Olympics history Finland beats Sweden 6-0
Feb 09 On this day in history failed assassination attempt on Georgian President Eduard Shevardnadze
Feb 09 Laxness, Iceland's Nobel Literature laureate, dies at 95 on this day in history.
Feb 10 On this day in history aOL raises monthly flat rate Internet access from $19.95 to $21.95
Feb 10 On this day in history buddy the Wonder Dog, dog (Air Bud), dies of cancer at 9
Feb 10 In the year 1998 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 KVBC-FM (Las Vegas) offers Monica Lewinsky $5M for interview in the year 1998.
Feb 11 Lyrics to "Candle in the Wind 1997," auctioned for $442,500 in the year 1998.
Feb 12 In the year 1998 250-car Italy pile-up due to fog, 4 die &50 hurt
Feb 12 Intel unveils its first graphics chip i740 on this day in history.
Feb 13 On this day in history 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
Feb 15 On this day in history 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 In the year 1998 soyuz TM-26 lands
Feb 19 In the year 1998 uS hockey team destroys their rooms at Olympics village in Japan
Feb 20 Tara Lipinski wins Olympics figure skating gold medal in the year 1998.
Feb 20 UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan lands in Baghdad, for peace negotiations in the year 1998.
Feb 22 "King & I," closes at Neil Simon Theater NYC after 781 performances in the year 1998.
Feb 22 In the year 1998 18th Winter Olympics games close at Nagano Japan
Feb 23 On this day in history howard Stern Radio Show premieres in Charleston SC on WAVF 96.1 FM
Feb 23 Philip Abbott, actor (Arthur Ward-FBI), dies at 74 on this day in history.
Feb 23 On this day in history supreme Court lets Megan's Law stand
Feb 23 In the year 1998 tornadoes in Florida kills at least 31 feb240303 first official Roman edict for persecution of Christians issued
Feb 24 On this day in history elton John knighted
Feb 24 Henny Youngman, comedian (Take my wife please), dies at 92 in the year 1998.
Feb 25 Luigi Veronesi, Italian abstract artist (Campo Grafico), dies at 90 on this day in history.