On This Day

What Happened on August 8, 1998

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestShawn Mendes

Shawn Mendes, Canadian singer-songwriter (Handwritten, Treat You Better), born in Toronto, Ontario

Singer-Songwriter Shawn Mendes
Shawn Mendes

Famous Deaths

  • Mahmoud Saremi, Iranian journalist
1998 Highlights

About August 8, 1998

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 3 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Leo