On This Day

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 cricketer (WI vice-capt on Australian tour 1930-31), dies at 92
  • Peter Diamand, artistic administrator, dies at 84
1998 Highlights

About January 16, 1998

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 8 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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