On This Day

What Happened on August 25, 1998

Historical Events

Music releaseAlbum Release

"The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill" debut album by Lauryn Hill is released (5 Grammy Awards including Album of the Year, Billboard Album of the Year 1998)

Singer-Songwriter Lauryn Hill
Lauryn Hill

Famous Birthdays

  • China Anne McClain, American actress and singer (The Gospel, Daddy's Little Girls), born in Decatur, Georgia

Famous Deaths

  • Lewis F. Powell Jr., American Supreme Court justice (1972-87), dies at 90
1998 Highlights

About August 25, 1998

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 23 years and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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