October 1998 in Music

Events in Music


Music releaseMusic Single

Oct 23 Britney Spears releases her debut single "Baby One More Time"

Pop Star Britney Spears
Pop Star
Britney Spears


Birthdays in Music

  • Oct 6 Mia-Sophie Wellenbrink, German actress and singer

Deaths in Music

  • Oct 1 Pauline Julien, French Canadian singer (b. 1928)
  • Oct 2 Orvon Grover "Gene" Autry, American cowpoke, singer, actor (The Gene Autry Show), and business tycoon (California Angels), dies at 91
  • Oct 7 Arnold Jacobs, American tuba player a.k.a. Song and Wind (b. 1915)
  • Oct 14 Frankie Yankovic, American musician (b. 1916)
  • Oct 29 Paul Misraki, French songwriter (b. 1908)