What Happened on September 13, 1998

Historical Events

  • 50th Emmy Awards: The Practice, Frasier, Andre Braugher & Christine Lahti win
  • US Open Men's Tennis: In an all-Australian final Patrick Rafter retains title; beats Mark Philippoussis 6-3, 3-6, 6-2, 6-0

Famous Weddings

Melanie Brown

"Spice Girls" pop singer Melanie Brown (23) weds Dutch dancer Jimmy Gulzar in Little Marlow, Buckinghamshire; divorce in 2000

Famous Deaths

George Wallace (1919-1998)

American politician (Gov-D-Ala) and presidential candidate, dies of septic shock at 79

  • Harry Lumley, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1926)

About September 13, 1998

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 25 years and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I Don't Want To Miss A Thing - Aerosmith
  • UK #1 Song: Millennium - Robbie Williams