On This Day

What Happened on October 21, 1998

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

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

Famous Deaths

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