What Happened on April 12, 1998

Historical Events

US Masters Golf

62nd US Masters Tournament, Augusta National GC: Mark O'Meara claims his first major title with a 20-foot birdie putt on the final hole to win by 1 stroke from David Duval and Fred Couples

  • An earthquake in Slovenia, measuring 5.6 on the Richter scale occurs near the town of Bovec.
1998 Highlights

About April 12, 1998

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 24 years, 9 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: All My Life - K-Ci & JoJo
  • UK #1 Song: It's Like That - Run DMC Versus Jason Nevins