On This Day

What Happened on January 28, 1998

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Michelangelo's "Christ & the Woman of Samaria" sold for $7.4 million

Sculptor and Painter Michelangelo
Sculptor and Painter
Michelangelo

Famous Birthdays

  • Ariel Winter, American actress (Modern Family) and singer, born in Los Angeles, California

Famous Deaths

  • Colin Sanders, British computer engineer (Solid State Logic), dies in a helicopter crash at 50
1998 Highlights

About January 28, 1998

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 8 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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