On This Day

What Happened on November 17, 1998

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

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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"

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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