On This Day

What Happened on February 10, 1998

Historical Events

  • AOL raises monthly flat rate internet access from $19.95 to $21.95
  • Olympic figure skater Peggy Fleming undergoes breast cancer surgery
  • Voters in Maine repeal a gay rights law passed in 1997 becoming the first U.S. state to abandon the law

Famous Deaths

  • Buddy the Wonder Dog, dog (Air Bud), dies of cancer at 9
  • Maurice Schumann, French Minister of Foreign Affairs (1969-73), dies at 86
1998 Highlights

About February 10, 1998

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 8 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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