On This Day

What Happened on January 21, 1998

Historical Events

  • Pope John Paul II visits Cuba

Famous Deaths

  • Jack Lord, American actor (Hawaii FIVE-O), dies at 77
  • Larry Gilbert, American golfer (Senior Players Championship 1997), dies of lung cancer at 55
1998 Highlights

About January 21, 1998

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 10 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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