On This Day

What Happened on January 27, 1998

Historical Events

  • Crane crashes into Roosevelt Island tram (NYC), injuring 10
  • Roland Clarkson discovers 2^3021377-1 (37th known Mersenne prime)
  • WNBA begins filling rosters of Washington Mystics & Detroit Shock
1998 Highlights

About January 27, 1998

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 8 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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