On This Day

What Happened on March 6, 1998

Historical Events

Historic Event

British Union Flag begins to be flown full-mast over Buckingham Palace whenever British monarch not in residence, following change of protocol after the death of Diana, Princess of Wales

  • Matt Beck, an angry lottery accountant kills 4 at Connecticut state lottery

Famous Deaths

  • Adem Jasari, Kosovo Liberation Army (KLA) leader, killed
  • Frank Barrett, American baseball player (b. 1913)
1998 Highlights

About March 6, 1998

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 8 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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