What Happened on October 1, 1998

Historical Events

  • LA's Mauricio Cienfuegos and Martin Machon equal the MLS playoff record of 3 assists each as the Galaxy roll to a 6-1 win over the Dallas Burn at the Rose Bowl, Pasadena, California

Historic Event

Vladimir Putin became a permanent member of the Security Council of the Russian Federation.

Famous Deaths

  • Pauline Julien, Canadian singer-songwriter, social and political activist, takes her own life after a brain disease diagnosis, at 70
1998 Highlights

About October 1, 1998

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 24 years, 3 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: The First Night - Monica
  • UK #1 Song: Rollercoaster - B*Witched