On This Day

What Happened on November 12, 1998

Historical Events

  • NY Islanders tie Detroit Red Wings 1-1, to end 10 game losing streak

Historic Event

Vice President of the United States Al Gore symbolically signs the Kyoto Protocol.

Famous Deaths

  • Kenny Kirkland, American jazz pianist (Wynton Marsalis; Branford Marsalis) and funk keyboardist (Buckshot Lefonque), dies of congestive heart failure at 43
1998 Highlights

About November 12, 1998

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 23 years and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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