What Happened on February 23, 1998

Historical Events

  • Howard Stern Radio Show premieres in Charleston, South Carolina on WAVF 96.1 FM

Historic Publication

Osama bin Laden publishes a fatwa declaring jihad against all Jews and Crusaders

  • Tornadoes in Florida kills at least 31
  • US Supreme Court lets Megan's Law (sex offenders information) stand
1998 History

Famous Deaths

  • Philip Abbott, American character actor (The FBI, Sweet Bird of Youth), dies at 73

About February 23, 1998

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 3 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: My Heart Will Go On - Celine Dion
  • UK #1 Song: Brimful of Asha - Cornershop