What Happened on January 28, 1998

Historical Events

Event of Interest

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Ariel Winter, American actress (Modern Family) and singer, born in Los Angeles, California
Born in 1998

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? 25 years, 7 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Together Again - Janet
  • UK #1 Song: You Make Me Wanna... - Usher