What Happened on January 7th, 1998

Day of Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

Former White House intern Monica Lewinsky signs affidavit denying she had an affair with President Bill Clinton

White House Intern Monica Lewinsky
White House Intern
Monica Lewinsky
42nd US President Bill Clinton
42nd US President
Bill Clinton

Famous Deaths

  • Owen Bradley, American record producer (b. 1915)
  • Richard Hamming, American Mathematician and Computer Scientist (Hamming code), dies of a heat attack at 82
  • Vladimir Prelog, Croatian-Swiss Chemist and Nobel Laureate, dies at 91