On This Day

What Happened on March 2, 1998

Oscar Hopes Sunk for 'Titanic' Movie Cast

Historical Events

  • Data sent from the Galileo spacecraft indicates that Jupiter's moon Europa has a liquid ocean under a thick crust of ice

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Steele Commager, American historian (Atlas of Civil War), dies at 95
1998 Highlights

About March 2, 1998

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 7 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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