On This Day

February 15, 1998 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History


EnglandAngel of the North

The Angel of the North, a large-scale steel sculpture 20 m (66 ft) tall by Antony Gormley is installed at Gateshead, northern England

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The Angel of the North sculpture by Antony Gormley in Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, England
The Angel of the North sculpture by Antony Gormley in Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, England
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Deaths in History

  • Martha Gelhorn, female war correspondent (Reuters), dies at 89
  • Martha Gellhorn, American novelist and journalist who was one of the first female war correspondents, dies at 89