On This Day

What Happened on May 21, 1998

Historical Events

  • In Miami, Florida, five abortion clinics are hit by a butyric acid attacker.

Historic Event

Indonesian president Suharto resigns after 31 years in power

Famous Weddings

  • Supermodel Cindy Crawford (32) weds restaurateur Rande Gerber (36) on Paradise Island in the Bahamas

Famous Deaths

  • Douglas Fowley, American actor (Singin' in the Rain, Pistols 'n' Petticoats), dies at 86
1998 Highlights

About May 21, 1998

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 6 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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