On This Day

What Happened on October 21, 1998

Historical Events

  • World Series Baseball: New York Yankees beat San Diego, 3-0 in Game 4 at Qualcomm Stadium to sweep Padres and win 2nd title in 3 years; MVP: Yankees 3rd baseman Scott Brosius

Famous Deaths

  • Alan Sainsbury, Baron Sainsbury, British business executive, dies at 96
  • Francis W. Sargent, 64th Governor of Massachusetts (b. 1915)
1998 Highlights

About October 21, 1998

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 23 years
Leap Year: No

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