On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1998

Famous Deaths

Person of interestRaemer Schreiber

Raemer Schreiber, American Physicist (Manhattan Project) who helped develop the first atomic bomb during World War II and prepared the Fat Man bomb that was used in the bombing of Nagasaki, dies at 88

Physicist Raemer Schreiber
Raemer Schreiber

1998 Highlights

About December 24, 1998

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 4 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Capricorn