On This Day

What Happened on September 6, 1998

Famous Deaths

Akira Kurosawa

Akira Kurosawa, Japanese director and screenwriter who was posthumously named "Asian of the Century" in the "Arts, Literature, and Culture" category (Rashomon, Drunken Angel, Seven Samurai, Ran), dies of a stroke at 88

1998 Highlights

About September 6, 1998

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 4 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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