On This Day

What Happened on June 9, 1998

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Abdulsalami Abubakar succeeds Sani Abacha as military President of Nigeria

President of Nigeria Sani Abacha
President of Nigeria
Sani Abacha

Famous Deaths

  • Lois Mailou Jones, American painter (Peasants on Parade), dies at 92
1998 Highlights

About June 9, 1998

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 22 years and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Gemini