On This Day

What Happened on May 26, 1998

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Date for Paula Jones sex harassment trial vs President Clinton

42nd US President Bill Clinton
42nd US President
Bill Clinton
  • The United States Supreme Court rules that Ellis Island, the historic gateway for millions of immigrants, is mainly in the state of New Jersey, not New York

Famous Deaths

  • Sergey Yablonsky, Soviet and Russian mathematician and one of the founders of the Soviet school of mathematical cybernetics and discrete mathematics, dies at 73
1998 Highlights

About May 26, 1998

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 6 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Gemini