What Happened on February 15, 1998

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 40th Daytona 500: Dale Earnhardt wins (172.712 MPH)
  • Dale Eggeling wins Los Angeles Women's Golf Championship

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur Cohn, American composer and writer on music, dies at 87
  • Martha Gelhorn, female war correspondent (Reuters), dies at 89