On This Day

What Happened on August 21, 1998

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

P. W. Botha found guilty of contempt for repeatedly ignoring subpoenas to testify before South Africa's Truth and Reconciliation Commission.

President of South Africa P. W. Botha
President of South Africa
P. W. Botha

1998 Highlights

About August 21, 1998

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 4 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Leo