On This Day

What Happened on May 5, 1998

Famous Deaths

  • Syd Lawrence, British bandleader (Syd Lawrence Orchestra), dies at 74
1998 Highlights

About May 5, 1998

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 8 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Taurus