On This Day

What Happened on January 24, 1998

Famous Deaths

  • Jay Monahan, husband of Katie Couric, dies of cancer at 42
  • Justin Tubb, American country singer (Grand Ole Opry), dies at 62
  • Walter Bishop, Jr, American bebop jazz pianist, music theorist, and educator, dies of a heart attack at 70
1998 Highlights

About January 24, 1998

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 10 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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