Today in History for 25th January 1998

Day of Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Events 1 - 9 of 9

- "Patti LaBelle On Broadway" closes at St James Theater NYC
- 14th Sundance Film Festival: "Slam" wins Grand Jury Prize Dramatic
- Britain's Queen Mother, 97, gets an emergency hip replacement
- Helen Alfredsson wins Office Depot LPGA tournament
- Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) suicide attack on Sri Lanka's Temple of the Tooth, killing 8 people injuring 25 others.
- Musical "Grease" closes at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC after 1,503 performance
- Pope John Paul II visits Cuba and demands the release of political prisoners; he also condemns US moves to isolate the country
- Spice Girl Victoria Adams (Posh) and soccer player David Beckham get engaged
- Super Bowl XXXII: Denver Broncos beat Green Bay Packers 31-24

Famous Deaths

Deaths 1 - 1 of 1

- Mohammad Yusuf Khan, prime minister of Afganistan in (1963-65), dies

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