On This Day

What Happened on December 26, 1998

Historical Events

  • Iraq announces its intention to fire upon U.S. and British warplanes that patrol the northern and southern no-fly zones
  • Severe gales over Ireland, northern England, and southern Scotland cause widespread disruption and widespread power outages in Northern Ireland and southern Scotland
1998 Highlights

About December 26, 1998

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 7 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Capricorn