On This Day

What Happened on July 4, 1998

Historical Events


Sport awardWimbledon Women's Tennis

Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Czech Jana Novotná beats Nathalie Tauziat of France 6-4, 7-6 for her first and only Grand Slam singles title

Tennis Player & Wimbledon Champion Jana Novotna
Tennis Player & Wimbledon Champion
Jana Novotna

Famous Birthdays

  • Malia Obama, American daughter of Barack and Michelle Obama, born in Chicago, Illinois
1998 Highlights

About July 4, 1998

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 3 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Cancer