What Happened on January 16, 1998

Famous Deaths

  • David "Junior" Kimbrough, American blues musician, dies at 67
  • Dimitris Horn, Greek actor (A Girl in Black), dies of cancer at 66
  • Lionel Birkett, West Indian cricket batsman (4 Tests, 1 x 50; Barbados, Guyana, Trinidad & Tobago), dies at 92
  • Peter Diamand, artistic administrator, dies at 84
1998 Highlights

About January 16, 1998

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 2 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Truly Madly Deeply - Savage Garden
  • UK #1 Song: Never Ever - All Saints