On This Day

What Happened on March 7, 1998

Historical Events

  • 19th Big East Men's Basketball Tournament: Connecticut beats Syracuse, 69-64

Famous Birthdays

Amanda Gorman

Amanda Gorman, American poet and activist who delivered the poem "The Hill We Climb" at President Joe Biden's inauguration, born in Los Angeles, California

Famous Deaths

  • Leopoldine "Leonie" Rysanek, Austrian dramatic soprano (Vienna State Opera 1954-96; Metropolitan Opera, 1959-96), dies of bone cancer at 71
1998 Highlights

About March 7, 1998

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 10 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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