On This Day

What Happened on December 31, 1998

Historical Events

  • Exchange rates between the euro and legacy currencies in the Eurozone become fixed.
  • US movie box office hits record $6.24 billion for year

Famous Birthdays

  • Hunter Schafer, American model, actress and LGBTQ activist, born in Trenton, New Jersey
1998 Highlights

About December 31, 1998

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 9 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Capricorn