On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 1998

Historical Events

Music History

Andrea Bocelli makes his operatic debut as Rodolfo in "La bohème" at the Teatro Comunale in Cagliari

  • NY Rangers fire head coach Colin Campbell
  • Two white separatists are arrested in Nevada and accused of plotting a biological attack on New York City subways.

Famous Deaths

  • Harry Caray, American Baseball Hall of Fame broadcaster (Chicago Cubs), dies of heart attack complications at 83
  • Mya Than Tint, Myanmarese author, dies of brain hemorrhage at 69
  • Robbie James, Welsh footballer (b. 1957)
1998 Highlights

About February 18, 1998

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 9 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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