On This Day

February 9, 1998 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History


MurderAssassination Attempt

Failed assassination attempt on Georgian President Eduard Shevardnadze

President of Georgia and Soviet Diplomat Eduard Shevardnadze
President of Georgia and Soviet Diplomat
Eduard Shevardnadze

Deaths in History

  • Laxness, Iceland's Nobel Literature laureate, dies at 95