On This Day

Famous People Born in 1998

  • Jan 1 Marlene Lawston, American child actress
  • Jan 12 Nathan Gamble, American child actor, born in Tacoma, Washington
  • Jan 22 Silentó [Ricky Hawk] American rapper "Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae)", born in Atlanta, Georgia

Person of interestXXXTentacion

Jan 23 XXXTentacion [Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy], American rapper and singer-songwriter, born in Plantation, Florida (d. 2018)

Rapper XXXTentacion
Rapper
XXXTentacion
  • Jan 28 Ariel Winter, American actress (Modern Family) and singer, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Feb 11 Khalid [Donnel Robinson], American singer (Location), born in Fort Stewart, Georgia
  • Feb 14 Arpad Flynn Busson, son of model Elle MacPherson, born in NYC, New York
  • Feb 16 Mr Jefferson, Virginia, 1st cloned calf
  • Feb 25 Brendon Baerg, American actor

Person of interestAmanda Gorman

Mar 7 Amanda Gorman, American poet and activist who delivered the poem "The Hill We Climb" at President Joe Biden's inauguration, born in Los Angeles, California

Poet and Activist Amanda Gorman
Poet and Activist
Amanda Gorman
  • Apr 2 Pleasantly Perfect, American thoroughbred racehorse (Breeders' Cup Classic 2003; Dubai World Cup 2004), born in Clovelly Farms, Louisiana (d. 2020)
  • Apr 3 Paris Jackson, American actress and daughter of Michael Jackson, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Apr 9 Elle Fanning, American actress (We Bought a Zoo), born in Conyers, Georgia
  • Apr 24 Ryan Newman, American actress (Zeke and Luther), born in Manhattan Beach, California
  • May 16 Ariel Waller, Canadian child actress
  • May 23 Steve Lacy [Lacy-Moya], American guitarist, singer-songwriter, and record producer (The Internet), born in Compton, California

  • May 24 Daisy Edgar-Jones, British actress (Normal People), born in London, England
  • May 29 Markelle Fultz, American basketball guard (2017 NBA Draft: #1 pick Philadelphia 76ers), born in Upper Marlboro, Maryland
  • Jun 5 Dave [David Omoregie], English rapper, singer-songwriter, actor (Psychodrama), born in London, England
  • Jul 1 Chloe Bailey, American R&B singer (Chloe X Halle - Ungodly Hour), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Jul 1 Pa Salieu, Gambian British rapper (Frontline), born in Slough, England
  • Jul 4 Malia Obama, American daughter of Barack and Michelle Obama, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Jul 8 Jaden Smith, American actor (The Karate Kid), born in Malibu, California
  • Jul 17 Felipe Juan Froilán de Marichalar y de Borbón, Spanish royal, born in Madrid, Spain
  • Jul 23 Deandre Ayton, Bahamian basketball center (2018 NBA Draft: #1 pick Phoenix Suns), born in Nassau, Bahamas
  • Jul 24 Bindi Irwin, Australian TV personality, conservationist; daughter of Steve Irwin, born in Buderim, Australia
  • Aug 1 Khamani Griffin, American actor (All Of Us, Daddy Day Care), born in Oakland, California

Person of interestShawn Mendes

Aug 8 Shawn Mendes, Canadian singer-songwriter (Handwritten, Treat You Better), born in Toronto, Ontario

Singer-Songwriter Shawn Mendes
Singer-Songwriter
Shawn Mendes
  • Aug 12 Stefanos Tsitsipas, Greek tennis player (ATP Finals 2019; French Open 2021 runner-up), born in Athens, Greece
  • Aug 19 Ella Guevara, Filipino actress
  • Aug 25 China Anne McClain, American actress
  • Sep 21 Brino quadruplets, American actor/actresses
  • Sep 21 Tadej Pogačar, Slovenian cyclist (Tour de France 2020), born in Komenda, Slovenia
  • Oct 3 Angel Yin, American golfer (US Open 2019 runner-up), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Oct 6 Mia-Sophie Wellenbrink, German actress and singer
  • Oct 18 Julia Wróblewska, Polish actress
  • Oct 22 Roddy Ricch [Rodderick Moore Jr. ], American rapper and singer-songwriter (Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial), born in Compton, California
  • Oct 23 Amandla Stenberg, American actress (Hunger Games), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Nov 14 Sofia Kenin, American tennis player (Australian Open 2020), born in Moscow, Russia
  • Nov 15 Hinako Shibuno, Japanese golfer (Women's British Open 2019), born in Okayama Prefecture, Japan
  • Nov 24 Bridger Palmer, American child actor
  • Nov 24 Brecken Palmer, American child actor
  • Dec 2 Juice Wrld [Jarad Higgins], American rapper and singer-songwriter (All Girls Are the Same, Lucid Dreams), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2019)
  • Dec 17 Martin Odegaard, Norwegian footballer, youngest to play for Real Madrid, born in Drammen, Norway

Person of interestKylian Mbappé

Dec 20 Kylian Mbappé, French soccer forward (France, PSG, Monaco), born in Paris, France

Footballer Kylian Mbappé
Footballer
Kylian Mbappé

Person of interestDylan Wang

Dec 20 Dylan Wang [Wang Hedi], Chinese actor and singer (Meteor Garden), born in Chengdu, Sichuan

Actor Dylan Wang
Actor
Dylan Wang
  • Dec 27 Briar Nolet, Canadian actress and dancer (The Next Step, Blood Hunters), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Dec 29 Danny Wagner, American drummer (Greta Van Fleet), born in Frankenmuth, Michigan

About 1998

How Old? 22 or 23 years old
Generation: Generation Z

Chinese Zodiac: Ox (Jan 1 - Jan 27), Tiger (Jan 28 - Dec 31)