On This Day

What Happened on December 19, 1998

Historical Events


USAImpeachment Trial of Bill Clinton

US House of Representatives votes to impeach President Bill Clinton, forwarding the articles of impeachment to the Senate for a trial

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Tickets issued to former President Gerald Ford and his wife Betty
Tickets issued to former President Gerald Ford and his wife Betty
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Famous Weddings

  • Actress Vivica A. Fox (34) weds singer Christopher Harvest at the Park Plaza in Los Angeles, California

Famous Deaths

  • Antonio Ordóñez, Spanish bullfighter (b. 1932)
  • Mel Fisher, American treasure hunter (b. 1922)
1998 Highlights

About December 19, 1998

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 9 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Sagittarius