On This Day

What Happened on July 30, 1998

Famous Deaths

  • Buffalo Bob Smith [Robert Emil Schmidt], American TV host (Howdy Doody), dies of cancer at 80
  • David Hunt, British diplomat winner of the BBC's Mastermind television quiz (1977), dies at 84
1998 Highlights

About July 30, 1998

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 2 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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