On This Day

What Happened on January 8, 1198

Historical Events

  • Lotario di Segni elected Pope Innocentius III

Famous Deaths

  • Pope Celestine III [Giacinto Bobo], Italian pope and friend of Peter AbĂ©lard, reigned 1191-98, dies at about 91
List of Years

About January 8, 1198

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 823 years, 9 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn