What Happened on May 17, 1998

Historical Events

LPGA Championship

LPGA Championship Women's Golf, DuPont CC: 20-year-old rookie Se Ri Pak leads wire-to-wire to win the first of her 5 majors, 3 strokes ahead of runners-up Donna Andrews and Lisa Hackney

  • New York Yankees pitcher David Wells tosses a perfect game in a 4-0 win against the Minnesota Twins at Yankee Stadium, NY
1998 Highlights

About May 17, 1998

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 24 years, 8 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: My All - Mariah Carey
  • UK #1 Song: Under the Bridge/Lady Marmalade - All Saints