On This Day

What Happened on October 27, 1998

Historical Events

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Helmut Kohl resigns as Chancellor of Germany after 16 years, following a landslide defeat in elections

German Chancellor Helmut Kohl
German Chancellor
Helmut Kohl

1998 Highlights

About October 27, 1998

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 2 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Scorpio