What Happened on August 16, 1998

Historical Events

PGA Championship

PGA Championship Men's Golf, Sahalee CC: Vijay Singh of Fiji wins by 2 shots from American Steve Stricker

Famous Deaths

  • Dorothy West, American writer of the Haarlem Renaissance (The Living is Easy), dies at 91
1998 Highlights

About August 16, 1998

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 1 month and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: The Boy Is Mine - Brandy & Monica
  • UK #1 Song: No Matter What - Boyzone