On This Day

What Happened on November 17, 1998

Historical Events

Music release#1 in the Charts

Mariah Carey releases "#1's"

Singer Mariah Carey
Mariah Carey
  • Tori Amos release a compilation of her videos, "Tori Amos: The Complete Collection: 1992-1998"

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Whitney Houston releases "My Love is Your Love"

Famous Deaths

  • Esther Rolle, Bahamian-American actress (Good Times; Maude), dies from complications of diabetes at 78
  • Weeb Ewbank, American NFL coach (Baltimore Colts, NY Jets), dies at 91
1998 Highlights

About November 17, 1998

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 11 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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