On This Day

What Happened on May 15, 1998

Famous Birthdays

  • Mohammed El Kurd, Palestinian poet and activist, born in Jerusalem
  • Muna El Kurd, Palestinian activist, born in Jerusalem

Famous Deaths

  • Earl Manigault, American basketball player (b. 1944)
  • John Hawkes, American writer (2nd Skin), dies at 72
1998 Highlights

About May 15, 1998

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 8 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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