What Happened on October 11, 1998

Historical Events

  • A Congo Airlines Boeing 727 is shot down by rebels in Kindu, Democratic Republic of the Congo, killing 40 people.

Famous Deaths

  • Richard Denning [Louis Denninger Jr.], American actor (An Affair to Remember, The Black Scorpion), dies from cardiac arrest at 84
1998 Highlights

About October 11, 1998

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 24 years, 3 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: One Week - Barenaked Ladies
  • UK #1 Song: Girlfriend - Billie