What Happened on April 22, 1998

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Music awardsMusic Awards

33rd Academy of Country Music Awards: Garth Brooks, Trisha Yearwood and George Strait win

Country Music Singer and Songwriter Garth Brooks
Country Music Singer and Songwriter
Garth Brooks
  • Disney's Animal Kingdom opens at Walt Disney World near Orlando, Florida, United States.

Famous Deaths

  • Kitch Christie, South African rugby coach (b. 1940)