On This Day

What Happened on December 16, 1998

Historical Events

  • Iraq disarmament crisis: Operation Desert Fox - the United States and United Kingdom bomb targets in Iraq

Famous Deaths

  • William Gaddis, American writer (b. 1922)
1998 Highlights

About December 16, 1998

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 7 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Sagittarius