What Happened on July 14, 1998

Historical Events

  • Violence erupts in Richmond, South Africa, reflecting underlying political tensions between supporters of the ANC and Inkatha Freedom Party

Famous Deaths

  • Beryl Bryden, British jazz and blues singer and washboard player, dies at 78
  • Richard McDonald, American fast food pioneer (McDonalds), dies at 89
  • Robert A. W. Lowndes, American sci-fi author (Puzzle Planet), dies at 81
1998 Highlights

About July 14, 1998

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 2 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: The Boy Is Mine - Brandy & Monica
  • UK #1 Song: Freak Me - Another Level