On This Day

What Happened on May 14, 1998

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Seinfeld's final 2-part episode "The Finale" airs on NBC to 76.3M viewers (commercials priced at $2M for 30 seconds)

Comedian Jerry Seinfeld
Jerry Seinfeld

Famous Deaths

Person of interestFrank Sinatra

Frank Sinatra, American singer ("My Way") and actor ("Guys and Dolls"), dies at 82

Singer and Actor Frank Sinatra
Singer and Actor
Frank Sinatra
  • Marjory Stoneman Douglas, American conservationist (b. 1890)
1998 Highlights

About May 14, 1998

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 4 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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