What Happened on February 24, 1998

Historical Events


Elton John knighted by Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace in London

Famous Deaths

  • Antonio Prohias, Cuban-born cartoonist (b. 1921)
  • Henny Youngman, American comedian and violinist (Take my wife ... please), dies at 91
1998 Highlights

About February 24, 1998

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 1 month and 4 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