On This Day

What Happened on May 31, 1998

Famous Weddings

Adam Yauch

American "Beastie Boys" rapper Adam Yauch (33) weds daughter of prominent Tibetan activists Dechen Wangdu in New York

Famous Deaths

  • Aart Verstegen, Dutch ballet dancer and choreographer (Jolly Joker's Last Joke), dies at 77
  • Charles Van Acker, Belgian racing driver (b. 1912)
  • Stanislaw Wislocki, Polish conductor of classical music, dies at 76
1998 Highlights

About May 31, 1998

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 6 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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