On This Day

What Happened on April 27, 1998

Famous Deaths

  • Carlos Castaneda, Peruvian-born American writer & mystic, dies at 72
  • Dominique Aury, French novelist, dies at 90
  • Godfrey Kenton, English actor (The Tempest, Well's Theater), dies at 96
  • John Bassett, Canadian publisher & media baron, dies at 47
1998 Highlights

About April 27, 1998

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 22 years and 6 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Taurus