On This Day

What Happened on October 12, 1998

Famous Deaths

  • Mario Beaulieu, French Canadian politician (b. 1930)
  • Matthew Shepard, American murder victim (b. 1976)
1998 Highlights

About October 12, 1998

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 23 years and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Columbus Day (United States), Thanksgiving (Canada)

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