On This Day

What Happened on October 23, 1998

Historical Events


Music releaseMusic Single

Britney Spears releases her debut single "Baby One More Time"

Pop Star Britney Spears
Pop Star
Britney Spears

AgreementAgreement of Interest

Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian Chairman Yasser Arafat reach a "land for peace" agreement.

Palestinian Leader Yasser Arafat
Palestinian Leader
Yasser Arafat
Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu
Prime Minister of Israel
Benjamin Netanyahu

Famous Birthdays

  • Amandla Stenberg, American actress (Hunger Games), born in Los Angeles, California

Famous Deaths

  • Barnett Slepian, American physician (b. 1946)
1998 Highlights

About October 23, 1998

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 1 month and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Scorpio