On This Day

What Happened on November 1, 1998

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Finnish McLaren driver Mika Häkkinen wins season ending Japanese Grand Prix at Suzuka to claim his first F1 World Drivers Championship; wins title by 14 points from Michael Schumacher

Formula 1 Driver Michael Schumacher
Formula 1 Driver
Michael Schumacher

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Steve Young and Jerry Rice hook up for their 80th career touchdown in Niners' 36-22 loss to GB Packers at Lambeau Field; eclipse previous NFL mark held by Miami Dolphins tandem Dan Marino & Mark Clayton

NFL Legend Jerry Rice
NFL Legend
Jerry Rice
  • The European Court of Human Rights is instituted.
1998 Highlights

About November 1, 1998

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 22 years and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Scorpio