On This Day

What Happened on November 7, 1998

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 10th College Football Holy War: Notre Dame beats Boston College 31-26 in Chestnut Hill
  • Breeders' Cup Horse Racing, Churchill Downs; winners: Awesome Again, Answer Lively, Escena, Buck's Boy, Da Hoss, Silverbulletday, Reraise

Famous Deaths

  • Margaret Gowing, English historian (Independence and Deterrence: Britain and Atomic Energy), dies at 77