On This Day

What Happened on August 31, 1998

Historical Events

  • North Korea reportedly launches Kwangmyongsong, its first satellite.
1998 Highlights

About August 31, 1998

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 4 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Late Summer Bank Holiday (United Kingdom)

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