On This Day

What Happened on October 4, 1998

Historical Events

  • Australian motorcycle racer Mick Doohan wins the Australian Grand Prix at Phillip Island to clinch his 5th world 500cc championship; all 5 titles are won with Honda
  • Australian wicketkeeper Ian Healy overtakes countryman Rod Marsh's world record of 355 Test cricket dismissals during 1st Test win v Pakistan in Rawalpindi; catches Wasim Akram off Colin Miller to reach milestone
1998 Highlights

About October 4, 1998

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 2 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Libra