What Happened on May 9, 1998

Historical Events

  • 43rd Eurovision Song Contest: Dana International for Israel wins singing "Diva" in Birmingham

Famous Deaths

  • Alice Faye [Leppert], American actress & singer (Hello Frisco, Hello; Fallen Angel; Stowaway), dies of stomach cancer at 83
1998 Highlights

About May 9, 1998

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 25 years and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Too Close - Next
  • UK #1 Song: Under the Bridge/Lady Marmalade - All Saints