# What Day of the Week

What day of the week is this date?

## 1998 Calendar

January
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031
February
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
March
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031
April
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930
May
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31
June
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
282930
July
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031
August
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031
September
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
27282930
October
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031
November
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
2930
December
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031

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### 1998 Historical Event(s)

•  January 28, 1998 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Earth Tiger in Chinese astrology.
•  February 20, 1998 – American figure skater Tara Lipinski becomes the youngest gold-medalist at the Winter Olympics in Nagano, Japan.
•  February 23, 1998 – In the United States, tornadoes in central Florida destroy or damage 2,600 structures and kill 42.
•  April 22, 1998 – Disney’s Animal Kingdom opens at Walt Disney World near Orlando, Florida, United States.
•  June 3, 1998 – Eschede train disaster: an ICE high speed train derails in Lower Saxony, Germany, causing 101 deaths.
•  September 11, 1998 – Opening ceremony for the 1998 Commonwealth Games in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Malaysia is the first Asian country to host the games.
•  October 17, 1998 – At Jesse, in the Niger Delta, Nigeria, a petroleum pipeline explodes killing about 1200 villagers, some of whom are scavenging gasoline.
•  November 30, 1998 – Exxon and Mobil sign a \$73.7 billion USD agreement to merge, thus creating Exxon-Mobil, the world’s largest company.
•  December 4, 1998 – The Unity Module, the second module of the International Space Station, is launched.
•  December 19, 1998 – Lewinsky scandal: The United States House of Representatives forwards articles I and III of impeachment against President Bill Clinton to the Senate.

### Who Were Born On 1998?

•  January 1, 1998 – Marlene Lawston, American child actress
•  January 12, 1998 – Nathan Gamble, American actor
•  February 8, 1998 – Šarlote Lēnmane, Latvian singer
•  February 15, 1998 – Zachary Gordon, American actor
•  July 10, 1998 – Haley Pullos, American actress
•  July 17, 1998 – Felipe Juan Froilán de Marichalar y de Borbón, Spanish royal
•  July 24, 1998 – Bindi Irwin, Australian entertainer
•  August 1, 1998 – Khamani Griffin, American actor
•  August 19, 1998 – Ella Guevara, Filipino actress
•  October 18, 1998 – Julia Wróblewska, Polish actress