Historical Events In 1998
Thursday, 01 October 2020
Feb 25 Pamela Lee has husband Tommy Lee arrested on battery charges on this day in history.
Feb 25 In the year 1998 switzerland's first legal brothel opens in Zurich
Feb 26 In the year 1998 oprah Winfrey beats Texas cattlemen in beef trial
Feb 26 In the year 1998 total solar eclipse in Venezuela-Pacific Ocean
Feb 27 14th Soap Opera Digest Awards on this day in history.
Feb 27 On this day in history apple discontinues developing Newton computer
Feb 27 FBI arrests 10 most wanted suspected serial killer Tony Ray Amati on this day in history.
Feb 27 In the year 1998 new England Patriot David Meggett arrested in Toronto on sex assault charges
Feb 28 On this day in history "View From the Bridge," closes at Criterion Theater NYC
Feb 28 In the year 1998 vancouver Canucks Mark Messier is 4th NHLer to get 1,600 points
Mar 01 Malaysia Nipah virus outbreak in Malaysia killing 105 people on this day in history.
Mar 03 On this day in history bill Gates testifies at Senate Judiciary Committee
Mar 10 4th Blockbuster Entertainment Awards on this day in history.
Mar 12 In the year 1998 "Sound of Music", opens at Martin Beck Theater NYC
Mar 14 In the year 1998 in Northern Iran a 6.9 earthquake kills 5 people and 50 injured in Golbaf. Two thousand houses destroyed, 10,000 people left homeless
Mar 15 "Cabaret", opens at Club Expo Theater NYC on this day in history.
Mar 15 Pacific Bell Internet Services announced that a flood of junk e-mail had overwhelmed its message servers on this day in 1998 in the year 1998.
Mar 17 USA Women's Hockey Team beats Canada for first Olympics Gold medal on this day in history.
Mar 19 "Ah Wilderness!", opens at Vivian Beaumont theater in the year 1998.
Mar 21 Australian cricket team suffers its worst defeat in 60 years, beaten by an innings and 219 runs by India in Calcutta in the year 1998.
Mar 23 70th Academy Awards Titanic, Jack Nicholson, Helen Hunt win in the year 1998.
Mar 23 70th Academy Awards: Titanic, Jack Nicholson, Helen Hunt win on this day in history.
Apr 03 World Ice Dance Figure Skating Championship in Minneapolis MN; Russians Anjelika Krylova and Oleg Ovsyannikov win on this day in history.
Apr 04 NFL Europe (Formerly WLAF), kicks off season on this day in history.
Apr 12 On this day in history in Austria a 6.0 earthquake resulted in the death of one person of a heart attack at Bovec, Slovenia.
Apr 30 In the year 1998 secessionist rebels and the Papua New Guinea government sign a permanent ceasefire, ending a nine-year rebellion on the South Pacific island of Bougainville.
May 01 On this day in history former Black Panther leader Eldridge Cleaver dies today in Pomona, California, at age 62
May 03 On this day in history raiLink-MacKenzie Northern takes over the operation of the CN line from Smith, AB to Hay River, NWT.
May 14 In the year 1998 last episode of Seinfeld on NBC (commercials are $2 million for 30 seconds)
May 14 In the year 1998 microsoft agrees to delay shipping Windows 98 for several days while it negotiates with federal government and 20 states in attempt to forestall antitrust lawsuits.
May 18 In the year 1998 justice Department and 20 state attorneys general sue Microsoft, charging it illegally thwarted competition to protect and extend its monopoly on software.
May 22 On this day in history in Central Bolivia a 6.6 earthquake at least 105 people killed and 150 injured in the Aiquile-Totora area.
May 28 On this day in history phil Hartman actor/comedian (NewsRadio, Saturday Night Live), shot to death while asleep in his bed by his wife at 49
May 28 Phil Hartman, comedian and actor, dies at age 49 on this day in history.