On This Day

What Happened on January 12, 1998

Historical Events

  • Nineteen European nations agree to forbid human cloning.
  • Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees: The Eagles; Fleetwood Mac; Mamas and Papas; Lloyd Price; Santana; Gene Vincent; "Jelly Roll" Morton; and Allen Toussaint

Famous Birthdays

  • Nathan Gamble, American child actor, born in Tacoma, Washington
1998 Highlights

About January 12, 1998

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 9 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Capricorn