On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 1998

Famous Deaths

  • Ian Johnson CBE, Australian cricket spin bowler and captain (45 Tests; 109 wickets), dies at 80
  • Robert Allen [Irvine Theodore Baehr], American actor (The Awful Truth, Crime and Punishment), dies from cancer and collapsed lung at 92
1998 Highlights

About October 9, 1998

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

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