What Happened on February 20, 1998

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Tara Lipinski wins Olympic figure skating gold medal
  • UN Sec-Gen Kofi Annan lands in Baghdad, for peace negotiations
  • US movie box office hits quickest $1 billion for year (51 days)

Famous Weddings

  • The warrior monk "Kung Fu" actor David Carradine (61) weds actress Marina Benjamin (45) on the Laramie Street on the back lot of Warner Bros. Studio