What Happened on October 24, 1998

Historical Events

  • Launch of Deep Space 1 on comet and asteroid mission

Famous Birthdays

  • Daya [Grace Martine Tandon]. American singer (Hide Away), born in Mt. Lebanon, Pennsylvania

Famous Deaths

  • Mary Calderone, American physician and founder (planned parenthood), dies at 94
1998 Highlights

About October 24, 1998

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 24 years, 3 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: The First Night - Monica
  • UK #1 Song: Gym And Tonic - Spacedust