What Happened on January 11, 1998

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Proposals" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 76 performances

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

24th People's Choice Awards: Harrison Ford & Julia Roberts win (Dramatic Motion Picture) and Tim Allen & Oprah Winfrey win (TV)

Actress Julia Roberts
Julia Roberts
Actor Harrison Ford
Harrison Ford
Talk show host Oprah Winfrey
Talk show host
Oprah Winfrey

Event of interestEvent of Interest

AFC Championship Game: Denver Broncos beat Pittsburgh Steelers 24-21

NFL Quarterback John Elway
NFL Quarterback
John Elway
  • NFC Championship Game: Green Bay Packers beat San Francisco 49ers 23-10
  • Sidi-Hamed massacre takes place in Algeria, over 100 people are killed.
  • US female Figure Skating championship won by Michelle Kwan
  • US male Figure Skating championship won by Todd Eldredge

Famous Deaths

  • Klaus Tennstedt, German conductor (Fidelio), dies at 71