On This Day

What Happened on January 31, 1998

Historical Events


Sport awardAustralian Open Women's Tennis

Australian Open Women's Tennis: Switzerland's Martina Hingis retains her title; beats Conchita Martinez of Spain 6-3, 6-3 for 5th Grand Slam title

Tennis Player Martina Hingis
Tennis Player
Martina Hingis
  • STS 89 (Endeavour 12) lands
1998 Highlights

About January 31, 1998

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 6 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aquarius