On This Day

What Happened on February 5, 1998

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Alberto Acciarito convicted of harassing his ex-wife Ingrid Rossellini
  • Author Tom Clancy confirms he signed agreement to purchase Minnesota Vikings for slightly more than $200 million, an NFL franchise record
  • Nancy Kerrigan and Tonya Harding talk on FOX (Taped Dec 22nd)

Famous Deaths

  • Timothy "Tim" Kelly, American guitarist (Slaughter), dies in a car accident at 35