What Happened on February 5, 1998

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

Famous Deaths

  • Timothy "Tim" Kelly, American guitarist (Slaughter), dies in a car accident at 35
1998 Highlights

About February 5, 1998

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 24 years, 11 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Together Again - Janet
  • UK #1 Song: Doctor Jones - Aqua