What Happened on May 1, 1998

Famous Weddings

Uma Thurman

"Reality Bites" actor Ethan Hawke (27) weds "Pulp Fiction" actress Uma Thurman (28)

Lance Armstrong

Cyclist Lance Armstrong weds Kristin Richard (divorced 2003)

Famous Deaths

  • Eldridge Cleaver, American activist, Black Panther leader turned Republican, dies at 62
1998 Highlights

About May 1, 1998

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 24 years, 6 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Labour Day (India)

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Too Close - Next
  • UK #1 Song: All That I Need - Boyzone