1086 relations: Abraham Ribicoff, Academy Award for Best Picture, Accelerating expansion of the universe, Adian Pitkeev, Afghanistan, Ai Moritaka, Aitape, Aitor Buñuel, Akashi Kaikyō Bridge, Akira Kurosawa, Akula-class submarine, Alan J. Pakula, Alan Lloyd Hodgkin, Alan Shepard, Aleksandra Goryachkina, Aleksandra Soldatova, Alexander Samarin, Alfred Schnittke, Alfredo Ormando, Algeria, Alice Faye, Alice Rivaz, Alicia Moffet, Allan McLeod Cormack, Allen Drury, Amartya Sen, Amber Montana, Ambrose Burke, Amelia Hundley, American football, Amy Marren, Anastasia Rizikov, André Weil, Andrey Makolov, Anna Pogorilaya, Anna Seidel (speed skater), Annalise Basso, Anne Desclos, Annette Strauss, Ansumane Mané, Antonio Ordóñez, April 1, April 10, April 11, April 13, April 15, April 16, April 17, April 19, April 20, ..., April 21, April 22, April 23, April 23, 1998 Albanian–Yugoslav border ambush, April 24, April 25, April 26, April 27, April 29, April 3, April 5, April 6, April 7, April 9, Ariadna Welter, Ariel Winter, Arina Averina, Arkady Ostashev, Armed Forces of Serbia and Montenegro, Athol Rowan, Attack submarine, Attacks on Likošane and Ćirez, Atticus Shaffer, August 1, August 10, August 11, August 13, August 14, August 15, August 18, August 2, August 24, August 25, August 26, August 28, August 3, August 4, August 5, August 6, August 7, August 8, August 9, Augusto Pinochet, Australian federal election, 1998, Australian Labor Party, Ayumu Hirano, Ángel Maturino Reséndiz, Ömer Yurtseven, B. J. Habibie, Baghdad, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Barry Goldwater, Barzani Jewish Neo-Aramaic, Battle of Midway, Beatrice Wood, Bella Abzug, Benjamin Spock, Benny Green (saxophonist), Bernarr Rainbow, Betty Carter, Bill Clinton, Bill Reid, Billy Crystal, Binnie Barnes, Birger Ruud, Bissau, Blás Riveros, Bob Kane, Bob Merrill, Bolsheviks, Bor Pavlovčič, Bradie Tennell, Bradley Steven Perry, Brady Boone, Branimir Kalaica, Brazil national football team, Brian Stonehouse, Bruno Munari, Buffalo Bob Smith, Cambodia, Candidate of Sciences, Carl Perkins, Carl Wilson, Carles Aleñá, Carlo Kemp, Carlo Lacana, Carlo Ludovico Bragaglia, Carlos Castaneda, Cary Middlecoff, Catherine Cookson, Cavalese cable car disaster (1998), César Baldaccini, Chagai-I, Chagai-II, Chandler Canterbury, Charles Lang, Chek Lap Kok, Chen Xinyi, Chile, China Airlines Flight 676, Christian Mortensen, Christian Pulisic, Civil rights movement, CNN, Coalition (Australia), Coco Jones, Cole Custer, Conrad Schumann, Coy Stewart, Cozi Zuehlsdorff, Crime of aggression, Crimes against humanity, Cryptosporidium, Cuban exile, Cuban Five, Curtis T. McMullen, Dalma Gálfi, Dan Quisenberry, Dane Clark, Dani Olmo, Daniel C. 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Powell Jr., Liberal Party of Australia, Lil Skies, Linda McCartney, Liza Soberano, Lloyd Bridges, Los Angeles, Louis Ignarro, Lucía Gil, Lucio Battisti, Lunar Prospector, Maddison Elliott, Mae Questel, Maggie Voisin, Malik Monk, Manuel Locatelli, María de la Purísima Salvat Romero, Marc Hodler, March 1, March 10, March 11, March 12, March 13, March 15, March 16, March 17, March 19, March 2, March 20, March 21, March 23, March 25, March 26, March 27, March 28, March 3, March 31, March 5, March 7, March 8, March 9, Marco Ladner, Margaret Walker, Maria Kharenkova, Marie-Louise Meilleur, Mariel Pamintuan, Marion Eugene Carl, Marjory Stoneman Douglas, Mark Belanger, Markelle Fultz, Mars, Martha O'Driscoll, Martin Ødegaard, Martin Rodbell, Mary Calderone, Mary Frann, Mary Millar, Matheus Pereira da Silva, Matthew Davidson, Matthew Shepard, Maureen O'Sullivan, Maurice Schumann, Maxim Kontsevich, Maxime Rooney, May 1, May 11, May 12, May 13, May 14, May 15, May 16, May 18, May 19, May 1998 Afghanistan earthquake, May 1998 riots of Indonesia, May 2, May 20, May 21, May 22, May 23, May 28, May 29, May 30, May 4, May 5, May 6, May 7, May 8, May 9, Mayor of San Francisco, Máscara de Bronce, McDonnell Douglas MD-11, Menlo Park, California, Mercalli intensity scale, Miami, Micah Fowler, Michael McLeod (ice hockey), Michael Porter Jr., Michael Tippett, Michael Zaslow, Michaela Hrubá, Michel Trudeau, Mickey Moniak, Midway Atoll, Miguel Tanfelix, Mikio Oda, Miles Bridges, Mimi Keene, Mion Mukaichi, Mlahsô language, Mohamed Bamba, Mohammad Khatami, Momoko Kōchi, Monetary reform in Russia, 1998, Monica Edwards, Monica Lewinsky, Moon, Muhammad Metwali Al-Sha'raawi, Murder of James Byrd Jr., Muriel Humphrey Brown, Nadia Azzi, Nagano, Nagano, Nairobi, Najee Harris, Nam Nguyen, NASA, Nash Aguas, Nathan O'Toole, National Party of Australia, Nazim al-Kudsi, Nelly's, Nicholas II of Russia, Nick Auf der Maur, Nicolas Janvier, Nigeria, Nikita Howarth, Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences, Nobel Peace Prize, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, Nobel Prize in Literature, Nobel Prize in Physics, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, Nolan Gould, Norman Fell, Norman Grimes, North Korea, Northern Ireland, November 10, November 11, November 13, November 15, November 17, November 19, November 20, November 22, November 23, November 24, November 25, November 29, November 3, November 30, November 4, November 5, November 8, Nuclear power, Nuclear weapons testing, Octavio Paz, October 1, October 10, October 11, October 12, October 13, October 14, October 16, October 17, October 18, October 19, October 2, October 20, October 22, October 24, October 26, October 27, October 28, October 29, October 3, October 31, October 6, October 7, October 8, October 9, Odsonne Édouard, Oliver Stokes, Olivier Gendebien, Olli Juolevi, Omagh bombing, Operation Tailwind, Orlando Anderson, Osama bin Laden, Oskar Buur, Otto Bumbel, Oued Bouaicha massacre, Outer space, Pakistan, Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission, Panos Armenakas, Paris Berelc, Paris Jackson (actress), Patricia Hayes, Patrick de Gayardon, Patrik Laine, Paul Salas, Pavel Štěpán, Peggy's Cove, Nova Scotia, Perrine Laffont, Persis Khambatta, Pessac, Peter Arnett, Peter Lind Hayes, Peyton List (actress, born 1998), Peyton Meyer, Phil Hartman, Philip Abbott, Philippines, Pierre-Luc Dubois, Pino Dordoni, Pioneer 10, Pokhran, Pol Pot, Polina Edmunds, Politics of North Korea, Poul Bundgaard, Poul Nyrup Rasmussen, President of Bulgaria, President of Indonesia, President of Iran, President of Nigeria, President of Syria, President of the People's Republic of China, Prime Minister of Cambodia, Prime Minister of Japan, Prime Minister of Syria, Prize, Proton (rocket family), Qamishli, Rachel Crow, Rafik Zekhnini, Ram Swarup, Raman Lamba, Ramzi Yousef, Ray Nitschke, Raymond Cattell, Real Irish Republican Army, Rebeka Kim, Red Army Faction, Red Holzman, Reece Oxford, Reg Smythe, Renz Valerio, Richard Borcherds, Richard Denning, Richard Paul (actor), Richard Turnbull (colonial governor), Richard Wang (chess player), Rico Rodriguez (actor), Rina Matsuno, Risen Star, Ritsu Doan, Robert B. 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Abraham Alexander Ribicoff (April 9, 1910 – February 22, 1998) was an American Democratic Party politician.
The Academy Award for Best Picture is one of the Academy Awards presented annually since the awards debuted in 1929, by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS).
The accelerating expansion of the universe is the observation that the universe appears to be expanding at an increasing rate, so that the velocity at which a distant galaxy is receding from the observer is continuously increasing with time.
Adian Yuryevich Pitkeev (Адьян Юрьевич Питкеев; born 16 May 1998) is a Russian figure skater.
Afghanistan (Pashto/Dari:, Pashto: Afġānistān, Dari: Afġānestān), officially the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, is a landlocked country located within South Asia and Central Asia.
is a Japanese model and actress affiliated with the Ten Carat talent agency.
Aitape is a small town of about 18,001 people on the north coast of Papua New Guinea in the Sandaun Province.
Aitor Buñuel Redrado (born 10 February 1998) is a Spanish footballer who plays as a right back.
The is a suspension bridge, which links the city of Kobe on the Japanese mainland of Honshu to Iwaya on Awaji Island.
was a Japanese film director and screenwriter, who directed 30 films in a career spanning 57 years.
Project 971 Щука-Б (Shchuka-B, 'Shchuka' meaning "pike", NATO reporting name "Akula") is a nuclear-powered attack submarine (SSN) first deployed by the Soviet Navy in 1986.
Alan Jay Pakula (April 7, 1928 – November 19, 1998) was an American film director, writer and producer.
Sir Alan Lloyd Hodgkin (5 February 1914 – 20 December 1998) was an English physiologist and biophysicist, who shared the 1963 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with Andrew Huxley and John Eccles.
Rear Admiral Alan Bartlett Shepard Jr. (November 18, 1923 – July 21, 1998) was an American astronaut, naval aviator, test pilot, and businessman.
Aleksandra Yuryevna Goryachkina (Александра Юрьевна Горячкина; born 28 September 1998) is a Russian chess player holding the title of Woman Grandmaster (WGM).
Aleksandra Sergeyevna Soldatova (Александра Сергеевна Солдатова; born 1 June 1998 in Sterlitamak, Bashkortostan, Russia) is a Russian individual rhythmic gymnast.
Alexander Vladimirovich Samarin (Александр Владимирович Самарин; born 15 June 1998) is a Russian figure skater.
Alfred Garrievich Schnittke (Альфре́д Га́рриевич Шни́тке, Alfred Garrievich Shnitke; November 24, 1934 – August 3, 1998) was a Soviet and German composer.
Alfredo Ormando (15 December 1958 in San Cataldo – 23 January 1998 in Rome) was a gay writer from Palermo who died as a result of setting himself on fire outside Saint Peter's Basilica.
Algeria (الجزائر, familary Algerian Arabic الدزاير; ⴷⵣⴰⵢⴻⵔ; Dzayer; Algérie), officially the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria, is a sovereign state in North Africa on the Mediterranean coast.
Alice Jeane Faye (née Leppert; May 5, 1915 – May 9, 1998) was an American actress and singer.
Alice Rivaz (14 August 1901 – 27 February 1998) was a Swiss author and feminist.
Alicia Moffet (born in 1998) is a Canadian singer who won the 2013 season of The Next Star.
Allan MacLeod Cormack (February 23, 1924 – May 7, 1998) was a South African American physicist who won the 1979 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (along with Godfrey Hounsfield) for his work on X-ray computed tomography (CT).
Allen Stuart Drury (September 2, 1918 – September 2, 1998) was an American novelist.
Amartya Kumar Sen, CH, FBA (born 3 November 1933) is an Indian economist and philosopher, who since 1972 has taught and worked in India, the United Kingdom, and the United States.
Amber Dawn Frank (born December 2, 1998), known professionally as Amber Montana, is an American actress.
Monsignor Ambrose J. Burke (November 27, 1895 – October 6, 1998) was an English professor and Catholic priest who served as the eighth president of Saint Ambrose University (then Saint Ambrose College) from 1940 through 1956.
Amelia Magdalena Hundley (born January 21, 1998) is an American artistic gymnast.
American football, referred to as football in the United States and Canada and also known as gridiron, is a team sport played by two teams of eleven players on a rectangular field with goalposts at each end.
Amy Marren (born 14 August 1998) is a British Para swimmer who became the SM9 200m individual medley world champion at the 2013 IPC Swimming World Championships.
Anastasia Rizikov (born December 8, 1998) is a Canadian classical pianist.
André Weil (6 May 1906 – 6 August 1998) was an influential French mathematician of the 20th century, known for his foundational work in number theory, algebraic geometry.
Andrey Gennadyevich Makolov (Андрей Геннадьевич Маколов, born 12 June 1998) is a Russian artistic gymnast.
Anna Alexeyevna Pogorilaya (Анна Алексеевна Погорилая; born 10 April 1998) is a Russian figure skater.
Anna Seidel (born 31 March 1998) is a German short track speed skater.
Annalise Basso (born December 2, 1998) is an American actress and model.
Anne Cécile Desclos (23 September 1907 – 27 April 1998) was a French journalist and novelist who wrote under the pseudonyms Dominique Aury and Pauline Réage.
Annette Louise Greenfield Strauss (January 26, 1924 – December 14, 1998) was an American philanthropist and a former mayor of Dallas.
Ansumane Mané (c. 1940 – 30 November 2000) was a Bissau-Guinean soldier who led a 1998 uprising against the government of President João Bernardo Vieira, which caused a brief, but bloody civil war.
Antonio Ordóñez Araujo (1932–1998) was a famous Spanish bullfighter.
On the morning of April 23, 1998, a band of Kosovo Liberation Army (KLA) fighters was ambushed by a much smaller group of Yugoslav Army (VJ) border guards near the Košare outpost, just west of Dečani.
Ariadne Welter (June 29, 1930 – December 13, 1998) was a Mexican movie actress of the Golden Age of Mexican cinema.
Ariel Winter Workman (born January 28, 1998), better known as Ariel Winter, is an American actress and voice actress.
Arina Alekseyevna Averina (Арина Алексеевна Аверина; born 13 August 1998) is a Russian individual rhythmic gymnast.
Arkady Ilyich Ostashev (Аркадий Ильич Осташев); September 30, 1925, village Maly Vasilyev, Noginsky District, Moscow Oblast, USSR – July 12, 1998, Moscow, Russian Federation was an engineer, Soviet, Russian scientist, participant in the launch of the first artificial Earth satellite and the first cosmonaut, Candidate of Technical Sciences, Docent, laureate of the Lenin and state prizes of the, senior test pilot of missiles and space-rocket complexes of OKB-1, the disciple and companion of Sergei Pavlovich Korolev.
The Armed Forces of Serbia and Montenegro (Војска Србије и Црне Горе/Vojska Srbije i Crne Gore; ВСЦГ/VSCG) included ground forces with internal and border troops, naval forces, air and air defense forces, and civil defense.
Athol Matthew Burchell Rowan (7 February 1921 – 22 February 1998) was a South African cricketer who played in fifteen Tests from 1947 to 1951.
An attack submarine or hunter-killer submarine is a submarine specifically designed for the purpose of attacking and sinking other submarines, surface combatants and merchant vessels.
On 27–28 February 1998, Serbian police were attacked by the Kosovo Liberation Army (KLA), prompting operations in the two villages of Likošane and Ćirez near Glogovac, resulting in the killings of 16 KLA, and 26 Kosovo Albanians, including civilians.
Atticus Shaffer (born June 19, 1998) is an American actor known for portraying Brick Heck on the ABC sitcom The Middle, as well as for voicing Edgar in the film Frankenweenie (2012), Ono on the Disney Junior series The Lion Guard, and for his brief appearance in Hancock (2008).
The term 'the 10th of August' is widely used by historians as a shorthand for the Storming of the Tuileries Palace on the 10th of August, 1792, the effective end of the French monarchy until it was restored in 1814.
This day marks the approximate midpoint of summer in the Northern Hemisphere and of winter in the Southern Hemisphere (starting the season at the June solstice).
Augusto José Ramón Pinochet Ugarte (25 November 1915 – 10 December 2006) was a Chilean general, politician and the dictator of Chile between 1973 and 1990 who remained the Commander-in-Chief of the Chilean Army until 1998 and was also President of the Government Junta of Chile between 1973 and 1981.
The 1998 Australian federal election was held to determine the members of the 39th Parliament of Australia.
The Australian Labor Party (ALP, also Labor, was Labour before 1912) is a political party in Australia.
is a Japanese competitive snowboarder.
Angel Maturino Reséndiz (August 1, 1959June 27, 2006), aka The Railroad Killer/The Railway Killer/The Railcar Killer, was an itinerant Mexican serial killer suspected in as many as 23 murders across the United States and Mexico during the 1990s.
Ömer Faruk Yurtseven (born June 19, 1998) is an Uzbekistani-born Turkish professional basketball player for the Georgetown Hoyas of the Big East Conference.
Bacharuddin Jusuf Habibie (born 25 June 1936) is an Indonesian engineer who was President of Indonesia from 1998 to 1999.
Baghdad (بغداد) is the capital of Iraq.
Baikonur Cosmodrome (translit; translit) is a spaceport located in an area of southern Kazakhstan leased to Russia.
Barry Morris Goldwater (January 2, 1909 – May 29, 1998) was an American politician, businessman, and author who was a five-term United States Senator from Arizona (1953–65, 1969–87) and the Republican Party's nominee for President of the United States in 1964.
Barzani Jewish Neo-Aramaic is a modern Jewish Aramaic language, often called Neo-Aramaic or Judeo-Aramaic.
The Battle of Midway was a decisive naval battle in the Pacific Theater of World War II which occurred between 4 and 7 June 1942, only six months after Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor and one month after the Battle of the Coral Sea.
Beatrice Wood (March 3, 1893 – March 12, 1998) was an American artist and studio potter involved in the Avant Garde movement in the United States; she founded The Blind Man magazine in New York City with French artist Marcel Duchamp and writer Henri-Pierre Roché in 1917.
Bella Savitzky Abzug (July 24, 1920 – March 31, 1998), nicknamed "Battling Bella", was an American lawyer, U.S. Representative, social activist and a leader of the Women's Movement.
Benjamin McLane Spock (May 2, 1903 – March 15, 1998) was an American pediatrician whose book Baby and Child Care (1946) is one of the best-sellers of all time.
Benny Green (born Bernard Green; 9 December 1927, Leeds, Yorkshire – 22 June 1998) was a British jazz saxophonist who was also known for his radio shows and books.
Bernarr Joseph George Rainbow (2 October 1914 – 17 March 1998) was a historian of music education, organist, and choir master from the United Kingdom.
Betty Carter (born Lillie Mae Jones; May 16, 1929 – September 26, 1998) was an American jazz singer known for her improvisational technique, scatting and other complex musical abilities that demonstrated her vocal talent and imaginative interpretation of lyrics and melodies.
William Jefferson Clinton (born August 19, 1946) is an American politician who served as the 42nd President of the United States from 1993 to 2001.
William Ronald "Bill" Reid Jr., OBC (–) (Haida) was a Canadian artist whose works include jewelry, sculpture, screen-printing, and paintings.
William Edward Crystal (born March 14, 1948)On page 17 of his book 700 Sundays, Crystal displays his birth announcement, which gives his first two names as "William Edward", not "William Jacob" is an American actor, writer, producer, director, comedian, and television host.
Gertrude Maud "Binnie" Barnes (25 March 1903 – 27 July 1998) was an English actress whose career in films spanned 50 years, from 1923 to 1973.
Birger Ruud (23 August 1911 – 13 June 1998) was a Norwegian ski jumper.
Bissau is the capital city of the African Republic of Guinea-Bissau.
Blás Miguel Riveros Galeano (born 3 February 1998) is a Paraguayan footballer who plays as a defender for FC Basel in the Swiss Super League and for the Paraguay national football team.
Robert Kane, known professionally as Bob Kane (born Robert Kahn; October 24, 1915 – November 3, 1998), was an American comic book writer and artist who co-created, with Bill Finger, the DC Comics character Batman.
Bob Merrill (born Henry Robert Merrill Levan, May 17, 1921 – February 17, 1998) was an American songwriter, theatrical composer, lyricist, and screenwriter.
The Bolsheviks, originally also Bolshevists or Bolsheviki (p; derived from bol'shinstvo (большинство), "majority", literally meaning "one of the majority"), were a faction of the Marxist Russian Social Democratic Labour Party (RSDLP) which split apart from the Menshevik faction at the Second Party Congress in 1903.
Bor Pavlovčič (born 27 June 1998) is a Slovenian ski jumper.
Bradie Tennell (born January 31, 1998) is an American competitive figure skater.
Bradley Steven Perry (born November 23, 1998) is an American actor.
Dean R. Peters (August 22, 1958 – December 15, 1998) was an American professional wrestler and referee.
Branimir Kalaica (born 1 June 1998) is a Croatian professional footballer who plays as a centre back for Benfica B in LigaPro.
The Brazil national football team (Seleção Brasileira de Futebol) represents Brazil in international men's association football.
Brian Julian Warry Stonehouse MBE (29 August 1918 – 2 December 1998) was a British painter and Special Operations Executive agent during World War II.
Bruno Munari (October 24, 1907, Milan – September 30, 1998, Milan) was an Italian artist, designer, and inventor who contributed fundamentals to many fields of visual arts (painting, sculpture, film, industrial design, graphic design) in modernism, futurism, and concrete art, and in non visual arts (literature, poetry) with his research on games, didactic method, movement, tactile learning, kinesthetic learning, and creativity.
Buffalo Bob Smith (born Robert Emil Schmidt; November 27, 1917 – July 30, 1998) was the host of the children's show Howdy Doody.
Cambodia (កម្ពុជា, or Kampuchea:, Cambodge), officially known as the Kingdom of Cambodia (ព្រះរាជាណាចក្រកម្ពុជា, prĕəh riəciənaacak kampuciə,; Royaume du Cambodge), is a sovereign state located in the southern portion of the Indochina peninsula in Southeast Asia.
Kandidat nauk (Кандидат наук, literally "Candidate of Sciences") is the first of two doctoral level scientific degrees in some former Soviet countries.
Carl Lee Perkins (April 9, 1932 – January 19, 1998)Pareles. was an American singer-songwriter who recorded most notably at the Sun Studio, in Memphis, beginning in 1954.
Carl Dean Wilson (December 21, 1946 – February 6, 1998) was an American musician, singer, and songwriter who co-founded the Beach Boys.
Carles Aleñá Castillo (born 5 January 1998) is a Spanish professional footballer who plays for FC Barcelona B as a central midfielder..
Carlo Kemp (born January 1, 1998) is an American football defensive end who is currently enrolled at the University of Michigan on a scholarship to play college football for the Michigan Wolverines team starting during the 2016 season.
Carlo Lacana (born November 11, 1998) in Laoag City, Philippines) is a Filipino child actor. He is under of Freelance Talent agency. Carlo's first immersion in the world of make-believe was at the age of six. Competing with dozens of cute aspiring models, he was able to best them and eventually, was awarded the role in his first TVC (Television Commercial) project for noodles. To date, he has endorsed about 15 various consumer product lines, e.g. food, beverage, candy, telecoms, children's vitamins, etc. In both print and television ads. At 8, he successfully finished his first full-length movie entitled, "Tall As Trees". He played a major role alongside Chin-Chin Gutierrez, Brent David Fraser, and Monsour Del Rosario. The film was produced and directed by Gil Ponce and was premiered last March 2008 at the Metro Cinemas in Seattle, Washington. (To view the trailer, log on to Gil Ponce.) Aside from Maligno where his name is included in the opening credits, Carlo's previous television show appearances include: Captain Barbell as young Teng (GMA). Kamandag (GMA) as the Hostaged Kid, Lastikman as young Ken (ABS-CBN), Carlo says that although Maligno may not be his first television appearance, it is his first series with his name formally introduced to local television viewers. Therefore, he considers it his debut in the world of Philippine showbiz.
Carlo Ludovico Bragaglia (8 July 1894 – 4 January 1998) was an Italian film director whose career spanned from the 1930s to the mid-1960s.
Carlos Castaneda (December 25, 1925April 27, 1998) was an American author with a Ph.D. in anthropology.
Emmett Cary Middlecoff (January 6, 1921 – September 1, 1998) was an American professional golfer on the PGA Tour from 1947 to 1961.
Dame Catherine Ann Cookson, DBE (née McMullen; 27 June 1906 – 11 June 1998) was an English author.
The Cavalese cable car disaster of 1998, also called the Strage del Cermis ("Massacre at Cermis") occurred on 3 February 1998, near the Italian town of Cavalese, a ski resort in the Dolomites some 40 km (25 mi) northeast of Trento.
César (born Cesare Baldaccini, 1 January 1921 – 6 December 1998), also occasionally referred to as César Baldaccini, was a noted French sculptor.
Chagai-I is the code name of five simultaneous underground nuclear tests conducted by Pakistan at 15:15 hrs PST on 28 May 1998.
Chagai-II is the codename assigned to the second atomic test conducted by Pakistan, carried out on 30 May 1998 in the Kharan Desert in Balochistan Province of Pakistan.
Chandler Canterbury (born December 15, 1998) is an American actor.
Charles Bryant Lang, Jr., A.S.C. (March 27, 1902, Bluff, Utah – April 3, 1998, Santa Monica, California from the American Society of Cinematographers website) was an American cinematographer.
Chek Lap Kok is an island in the western waters of Hong Kong.
Chen Xinyi (born January 2, 1998) is a Chinese competitive swimmer, swimming freestyle, butterfly and individual medley.
Chile, officially the Republic of Chile, is a South American country occupying a long, narrow strip of land between the Andes to the east and the Pacific Ocean to the west.
China Airlines Flight 676 (CAL676, CI676) was a scheduled international passenger flight that crashed into a road and residential area in Tayuan, Taoyuan County (now Taoyuan City), near Chiang Kai-shek International Airport (present-day Taoyuan International Airport), Taiwan on the night of Monday, 16 February 1998.
Thomas Peter Thorvald Kristian Ferdinand Mortensen (August 16, 1882 – April 25, 1998), known as an adult as Christian Mortensen, was a Danish-American supercentenarian.
Christian Mate Pulisic (Kristijan Mate Pulišić; born September 18, 1998) is an American professional soccer player who plays as an attacking midfielder or a winger for German club Borussia Dortmund and the United States national team.
The civil rights movement (also known as the African-American civil rights movement, American civil rights movement and other terms) was a decades-long movement with the goal of securing legal rights for African Americans that other Americans already held.
Cable News Network (CNN) is an American basic cable and satellite television news channel and an independent subsidiary of AT&T's WarnerMedia.
The Coalition (or Liberal–National Coalition) is an alliance of centre-right political parties that forms one of the two major groupings in Australian federal politics.
Courtney "Coco" Jones (born January 4, 1998) is an American singer, songwriter and actress.
Cole Custer (born January 23, 1998) is an American professional stock car racing driver.
Hans Conrad Schumann (March 28, 1942 – June 20, 1998) was a former East German soldier who famously defected to West Germany during the construction of the Berlin Wall in 1961.
Coy Stewart (born) is an American actor.
Cozi Zuehlsdorff (born August 3, 1998) is an American actress and singer known for her role as Hazel Haskett in the movie Dolphin Tale (2011) and the sequel, Dolphin Tale 2 (2014).
A Crime of Aggression is a specific type of crime where a person plans, initiates, or executes an act of aggression using state military force that violates the Charter of the United Nations.
Crimes against humanity are certain acts that are deliberately committed as part of a widespread or systematic attack or individual attack directed against any civilian or an identifiable part of a civilian population.
Cryptosporidium is a genus of apicomplexan parasitic alveolates that can cause a respiratory and gastrointestinal illness (cryptosporidiosis) that primarily involves watery diarrhea (intestinal cryptosporidiosis) with or without a persistent cough (respiratory cryptosporidiosis) in both immunocompetent and immunodeficient humans.
The term "Cuban exile" refers to the many Cubans who fled from or left the island of Cuba.
The Cuban Five, also known as the Miami Five (Gerardo Hernández, Antonio Guerrero, Ramón Labañino, Fernando González, and René González), are five Cuban intelligence officers who were arrested in September 1998 and later convicted in Miami of conspiracy to commit espionage, conspiracy to commit murder, acting as an agent of a foreign government, and other illegal activities in the United States.
Curtis Tracy McMullen (born May 21, 1958) is an American mathematician who is the Cabot Professor of Mathematics at Harvard University.
Dalma Rebeka Gálfi (born 13 August 1998 in Veszprém) is a Hungarian tennis player.
Daniel Raymond "Quiz" Quisenberry (February 7, 1953 – September 30, 1998) was an American right-handed relief pitcher in Major League Baseball who played primarily for the Kansas City Royals.
Dane Clark (born Bernard Zanville, February 26, 1912September 11, 1998) was an American character actor who was known for playing, as he labeled himself, "Joe Average".
Daniel "Dani" Olmo Carvajal (born 7 May 1998) is a Spanish footballer who plays for Croatian club Dinamo Zagreb as a winger.
Daniel Chee Tsui (born February 28, 1939) is a Chinese-born American physicist whose areas of research included electrical properties of thin films and microstructures of semiconductors and solid-state physics.
Daniel Raymond Massey (10 October 193325 March 1998) was an English actor and performer.
Danielle Bunten Berry (February 19, 1949 – July 3, 1998), born Daniel Paul Bunten, and also known as Dan Bunten, was an American game designer and programmer, known for the 1983 game M.U.L.E. (one of the first influential multiplayer games), and 1984's The Seven Cities of Gold.
Daniil Pakhomov (Даниил Пахомов), (born 5 August 1998) is a Russian swimmer.
Danika Yarosh (born October 1, 1998) is an American actress.
General elections were held in Denmark on 11 March 1998.
Dante Rigo (born 11 December 1998) is a Belgian professional football player who currently plays as a midfielder for PSV Eindhoven in the Dutch Eredivisie.
Dar es Salaam (Dar) (from دار السلام, "the house of peace"; formerly Mzizima) is the former capital as well as the most populous city in Tanzania and a regionally important economic centre.
Darcy O'Brien (July 16, 1939, in Los Angeles – March 2, 1998, in Tulsa, Oklahoma) was an award-winning author of fiction and literary criticism, most well known for his work in the genre of true crime.
Darcy Rose Byrnes (born November 4, 1998) is an American actress.
Daria Grushina, russ.: Дарья Грушина, born 26 March 1998 in Saint Petersburg, is a Russian ski jumper, member of the National Team and the 2013 vice National Champion.
Daria Sergeyevna Spiridonova (Дарья Сергеевна Спиридонова, born 8 July 1998) is a Russian artistic gymnast.
David Joseph Manners (born Rauff de Ryther Duan Acklom, April 30, 1900 – December 23, 1998) was a Canadian-American actor who played John Harker in Todd Browning's 1931 horror classic Dracula, which starred Bela Lugosi in the title role.
William David Trimble, Baron Trimble, PC (born 15 October 1944), is a British politician who was the first First Minister of Northern Ireland from 1998 to 2002, and the leader of the Ulster Unionist Party (UUP) from 1995 to 2005.
Dayotchanculle Oswald "Dayot" Upamecano (born 27 October 1998) is a French professional footballer who currently plays as a central defender in the Bundesliga for RB Leipzig.
Deandre Ayton (born July 23, 1998) is a Bahamian professional basketball player for the Phoenix Suns of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
On December 14, 1998, the Yugoslav Army (VJ) ambushed a group of 140 Kosovo Liberation Army (KLA) militants attempting to smuggle weapons and supplies from their base in Albania into the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia.
In the Northern Hemisphere, December 21 is usually the shortest day of the year and is sometimes regarded as the first day of winter.
It is known by a collection of names including: Saint Sylvester's Day, New Year's Eve or Old Years Day/Night, as the following day is New Year's Day.
The Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) is a unionist political party in Northern Ireland.
The New South Wales Department of Premier and Cabinet, a department of the New South Wales Government, is responsible for leading the New South Wales public sector to deliver on the Government's commitments and priorities.
Sir Derek Harold Richard Barton (8 September 1918 – 16 March 1998) was an English organic chemist and Nobel Prize laureate for 1969.
Dermot John Morgan (31 March 1952 – 28 February 1998) was an Irish comedian, actor and previously a schoolteacher, who achieved international recognition for his role as Father Ted Crilly in the Channel 4 sitcom Father Ted.
Dina Alekseyevna Averina (Дина Алексеевна Аверина; born 13 August 1998) is a Russian individual rhythmic gymnast.
Diptayan Ghosh (born 10 August 1998) is a chess player from Kolkata, India.
Ewell Doak Walker Jr. (January 1, 1927 – September 27, 1998) was an American football player.
Docent is a title at some European universities to denote a specific academic appointment within a set structure of academic ranks at or below the full professor rank.
Don Dunphy (July 5, 1908 – July 22, 1998) was an American television and radio sports announcer specializing in boxing broadcasts.
Donald L. Ray (July 8, 1921 – November 23, 1998) was a National Basketball Association (NBA) player.
Doris Angleton (April 11, 1951 – April 16, 1997) was a Texas socialite and murder victim.
Doris Tetzlaff (January 1, 1921 – April 11, 1998) was an infielder and chaperone in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League.
Dorothy Stickney (June 21, 1896 – June 2, 1998) was an American film, stage and television actress, best known for appearing in the long running Broadway hit Life with Father.
Douglas Vivian Parson Wright (21 August 1914 – 13 November 1998), better known as Doug Wright, was an English cricketer.
The Drudge Report is an American conservative, right-wing news aggregation website.
Dušan Pašek (7 September 1960 in Bratislava, Czechoslovakia – 15 March 1998 in Bratislava, Slovakia) was a professional ice hockey forward who played 48 games in the National Hockey League.
Duncan Anderson McNaughton (December 7, 1910 – January 15, 1998) was a Canadian athlete, who competed mainly in the high jump.
Dylan Muse Sprayberry (born July 7, 1998) is an American actor known for portraying the young Clark Kent in the 2013 film Man of Steel and Liam Dunbar on the MTV series Teen Wolf from 2014 to 2017.
Earl Manigault (September 7, 1944 – May 15, 1998) was an American street basketball player who was nicknamed "The Goat.".
Earth is the third planet from the Sun and the only astronomical object known to harbor life.
Economic sanctions are commercial and financial penalties applied by one or more countries against a targeted country, group, or individual.
Edward Thomas Rabbitt (November 27, 1941 – May 7, 1998) was an American singer and songwriter.
Leroy Eldridge Cleaver (August 31, 1935 – May 1, 1998) was an American writer and political activist who became an early leader of the Black Panther Party.
Elisa Balsamo (born 27 February 1998) is an Italian female road and track cyclist, representing Italy at international competitions.
Mary Elle Fanning (born April 9, 1998) is an American actress and fashion model.
Ellis W. Rabb (June 20, 1930, Memphis, Tennessee – January 11, 1998, Memphis, Tennessee) was an American actor and director who in 1959 formed the Association of Producing Artists, a theatre company that brought new works and noteworthy revivals to Broadway and to regional theatres.
Elmer William Valo (March 5, 1921 – July 19, 1998), born Imrich Valo, was a Slovak American right fielder, coach and scout in Major League Baseball.
Ema Klinec (born 2 July 1998) is a Slovenian ski jumper.
Emil Sitka (December 22, 1914January 16, 1998) was a veteran American actor who appeared in hundreds of movies, short films, and television shows, and is best known for his numerous appearances with The Three Stooges.
Emily Rose Condon (born 1 September 1998) is an Australian football (soccer) player, who currently plays for Adelaide United in the Australian W-League.
Emily Robinson (born October 18, 1998), is an American actress.
John Enoch Powell (16 June 19128 February 1998) was a British politician, classical scholar, author, linguist, soldier, philologist and poet.
Eric Clifford Ambler OBE (28 June 1909 – 22 October 1998) was an influential British author of thrillers, in particular spy novels, who introduced a new realism to the genre.
Ernst Jünger (29 March 1895 – 17 February 1998) was a highly decorated German soldier, author, and entomologist who became publicly known for his World War I memoir Storm of Steel.
The Eschede derailment occurred on 3 June 1998, near the village of Eschede in the Celle district of Lower Saxony, Germany, when a high-speed train derailed and crashed into a road bridge.
Espionage or spying, is the act of obtaining secret or confidential information without the permission of the holder of the information.
Esther Elizabeth Rolle (November 8, 1920 November 17, 1998) was a Bahamian American actress.
Ethelreda Leopold (July 2, 1914January 26, 1998) was an American film actress.
The euro (sign: €; code: EUR) is the official currency of the European Union.
Europa or as Ευρώπη (Jupiter II) is the smallest of the four Galilean moons orbiting Jupiter, and the sixth-closest to the planet.
Eva Bartok (18 June c. 19271 August 1998), was an actress born in Budapest, Hungary as Éva Márta Szőke Ivanovics.
Eythora Elisabet Thorsdottir (Eyþóra Elísabet Þórsdóttir; born 10 August 1998) is a Dutch gymnast born to Icelandic parents.
Johann "Hans" Hölzel (19 February 1957 – 6 February 1998), better known by his stage name Falco, was an Austrian singer, songwriter and rapper.
A Faqīh (plural Fuqahā') (فقيه, pl.) is an Islamic jurist, an expert in fiqh, or Islamic jurisprudence and Islamic Law.
Patrick Lamark Hawkins (December 4, 1970 – February 3, 1998), better known by his stage name Fat Pat (also known as Mr. Fat Pat), was an American rapper from Houston, Texas who was a member of DEA (Dead End Alliance) with his brother John "Big Hawk" Hawkins and DJ Screw, and Kay-K, all original members of the Screwed Up Click.
The February 1998 Afghanistan earthquake occurred at near the Afghanistan-Tajikistan border.
For superstitious reasons, when the Romans began to intercalate to bring their calendar into line with the solar year, they chose not to place their extra month of Mercedonius after February but within it.
This day marks the approximate midpoint of winter in the Northern Hemisphere and of summer in the Southern Hemisphere (starting the season at the December solstice).
The federal government of the United States (U.S. federal government) is the national government of the United States, a constitutional republic in North America, composed of 50 states, one district, Washington, D.C. (the nation's capital), and several territories.
Federico "Fede" Santiago Valverde Dipetta (born 22 July 1998) is a Uruguayan professional footballer who plays for Spanish club Real Madrid and the Uruguay national team as a central midfielder.
Felix Gall (born 27 February 1998 in Nussdorf-Debant) is an Austrian cyclist.
Felix Passlack (born 29 May 1998) is a German professional footballer who plays as a full-back for 1899 Hoffenheim, on loan from Borussia Dortmund.
Ferdinand Anton Ernst Porsche (19 September 1909 – 27 March 1998), mainly known as Ferry Porsche, was an Austrian technical automobile designer and automaker-entrepreneur.
Ferid Murad (born September 14, 1936) is a physician and pharmacologist, and a co-winner of the 1998 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.
Fernanda Urdapilleta (born on February 17, 1998) is a Mexican actress, model and singer.
Fernando Abril Martorell (31 August 1936 – 16 February 1998) was a Valencian Spanish politician and agricultural engineer.
Fernando Balzaretti (June 10, 1946 – September 5, 1998) was a Mexican actor.
Clerow "Flip" Wilson Jr. (December 8, 1933 – November 25, 1998) was an American comedian and actor best known for his television appearances during the late 1960s and the 1970s.
Florence Delorez Griffith–Joyner (born Florence Delorez Griffith; December 21, 1959 – September 21, 1998), also known as Flo-Jo, was an American track and field athlete.
Forrest Goodluck (born 6 August 1998) is an American actor.
Francisco 'Fran' José Villalba Rodrigo (born 11 May 1998) is a Spanish footballer who plays for Valencia CF Mestalla as a central midfielder.
The France national football team (Équipe de France de football) represents France in international football and is controlled by the French Football Federation, also known as FFF, or in Fédération française de football.
Frances Tiafoe (born January 20, 1998) is an American tennis player.
Franco López (1 April 1998) is an Argentine footballer who plays as a striker for River Plate.
Franklin Willis Jackson (born May 4, 1998) is an American basketball player for the New Orleans Pelicans of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
Franklin Latimore (born Franklin Latimore Kline, September 28, 1925 – November 29, 1998) was an American actor.
Frank Herbert Muir, CBE (5 February 1920 – 2 January 1998) was an English comedy writer, radio and television personality, and raconteur.
Frank Bryan Ntilikina; born 28 July 1998) is a French-Rwandan professional basketball player for the New York Knicks of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was selected by the Knicks as the eighth overall pick during the 2017 NBA draft. Ntilikina was born in Belgium and grew up in the French city of Strasbourg. Ntilikina stands 6 ft 5 in (196 cm) tall and plays both point guard and shooting guard positions.
Francis Albert Sinatra (December 12, 1915 – May 14, 1998) was an American singer, actor, and producer who was one of the most popular and influential musical artists of the 20th century.
Frank John "Frankie" Yankovic (July 28, 1915October 14, 1998) was an American polka musician.
Frans Jeppsson Wall (born 19December 1998), better known as Frans, is a Swedish singer-songwriter.
Frederick Pitt "Fred" Alderman (June 24, 1905 – September 15, 1998) was an American sprint runner who won a gold medal in 4 × 400 m relay at the 1928 Summer Olympics.
Fred Davis, (14 August 1913 – 16 April 1998) was an English professional player of snooker and billiards, one of only two players ever to win the world title in both, the other being his brother Joe.
Fred W. Friendly (born Ferdinand Friendly Wachenheimer, October 30, 1915 – March 3, 1998) was a president of CBS News and the creator, along with Edward R. Murrow, of the documentary television program See It Now.
Frederick A. Young, (9 October 1902 – 1 December 1998), (often credited as F.A. Young) was British cinematographer.
Frederick Reines (March 16, 1918 – August 26, 1998) was an American physicist.
Feodor Ivanovich Kozhevnikov (1893–1998) was a Soviet legal expert.
Gabrielle "Gabby" Daleman (born January 13, 1998) is a Canadian figure skater.
Galaxy IV was a model HS-601 satellite built by Hughes Space and Communications Company (HSC).
Galileo was an American unmanned spacecraft that studied the planet Jupiter and its moons, as well as several other Solar System bodies.
General Gérard Charles Édouard Thériault, CMM, CD (June 5, 1932 in Gaspé, Quebec, Canada – October 13, 1998 in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada) was Chief of the Defence Staff between 1983 and 1986.
Orvon Grover "Gene" Autry (September 29, 1907 – October 2, 1998) was an American singer-songwriter, actor, musician, rodeo performer and business tycoon who gained fame as a singing cowboy in a crooning style on radio, in films, and on television for more than three decades beginning in the early 1930s.
Eugene Barton "Gene" Evans (July 11, 1922 – April 1, 1998) was an American actor who appeared in numerous television series, made-for-television movies, and feature films between 1947 and 1989.
Gene Raymond (August 13, 1908 – May 3, 1998) was an American film, television, and stage actor of the 1930s and 1940s.
Geneva (Genève, Genèva, Genf, Ginevra, Genevra) is the second-most populous city in Switzerland (after Zürich) and the most populous city of the Romandy, the French-speaking part of Switzerland.
Genocide is intentional action to destroy a people (usually defined as an ethnic, national, racial, or religious group) in whole or in part.
George Hermann Büchi (August 1, 1921 – August 28, 1998) was organic chemist and professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
George Herbert Hitchings (April 18, 1905 – February 27, 1998) was an American doctor who shared the 1988 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with Sir James Black and Gertrude Elion "for their discoveries of important principles for drug treatment," Hitchings specifically for his work on chemotherapy.
George Howard (September 15, 1956 – March 20, 1998) was an American smooth jazz saxophonist.
George Corley Wallace Jr. (August 25, 1919 – September 13, 1998) was an American politician and the 45th Governor of Alabama, having served two nonconsecutive terms and two consecutive terms as a Democrat: 1963–1967, 1971–1979 and 1983–1987.
George Augustus Webb (6 March 1912 – 30 December 1998) was a British actor, best known for television, including his role as "Daddy", the father of snooty Hyacinth Bucket in the sitcom Keeping Up Appearances.
Gerben Thijssen (born) is a Belgian road and track cyclist, representing Belgium at international competitions.
Germán List Arzubide (31 May 1898 – 17 October or 19 October 1998) was a Mexican poet and revolutionary.
Ghulam Ahmed (4 July 1922 – 28 October 1998) was an off spin bowler who captained India in Test cricket.
Gianina Ernst (born 31 December 1998) is a German ski jumper and the youngest participant during the 2014 Winter Olympics.
Martin Austin Ruane (10 October 1947 – 29 November 1998) was an English professional wrestler.
Giardia is a genus of anaerobic flagellated protozoan parasites of the phylum Sarcomastigophora that colonise and reproduce in the small intestines of several vertebrates, causing giardiasis.
Giarnni Regini-Moran (born 2 August 1998) is a British artistic gymnast.
Giovanni Barbini (June 25, 1901 – September 26, 1998) was an Italian naval officer during World War II.
The Good Friday Agreement (GFA) or Belfast Agreement (Comhaontú Aoine an Chéasta or Comhaontú Bhéal Feirste; Ulster-Scots: Guid Friday Greeance or Bilfawst Greeance) was a major political development in the Northern Ireland peace process of the 1990s.
Google LLC is an American multinational technology company that specializes in Internet-related services and products, which include online advertising technologies, search engine, cloud computing, software, and hardware.
Gordon Gunter (August 18, 1909 – December 19, 1998) was an American marine biologist and fisheries scientist.
Graham Newberry (born June 7, 1998) is a British figure skater.
Louis Marshall Jones (October 20, 1913 – February 19, 1998), known professionally as Grandpa Jones, was an American banjo player and "old time" country and gospel music singer.
Gray Gaulding (born February 10, 1998) is an American professional stock car racing driver.
Gregg Burge (November 14, 1957 – July 4, 1998) was a tap dancer and choreographer.
Grigoris Kastanos (Γρηγόρης Κάστανος; born 30 January 1998) is a Cypriot footballer who plays as a midfielder for Juventus.
The Guinea-Bissau Civil War was fought from 7 June 1998 to 10 May 1999 and was triggered by an attempted coup d'état against the government of President João Bernardo Vieira led by Brigadier-General Ansumane Mané.
Gulzarilal Nanda (4 July 1898 – 15 January 1998) was an Indian politician and economist who specialized in labour issues.
Gustav Nezval (18 November 1907 – 17 September 1998) by civil name Augustin Nezval, was a Czech stage and film actor.
Hachim Mastour (هاشم مستور Hāshim Mastūr; born 15 June 1998) is an Italian and Moroccan professional footballer.
Haji Wright (born March 27, 1998) is an American soccer player who currently plays as a striker for Schalke 04.
Hakeem Mohammed Saeed (Urdu: حکیم محمد سعید; 9 January 1920 – 17 October 1998) was a medical researcher, scholar, philanthropist, and a Governor of Sindh Province, Pakistan from 1993 until 1996.
Harold Newhouser (May 20, 1921 – November 10, 1998), nicknamed "Prince Hal," was an American professional baseball player.
Haley Alexis Pullos (born July 10, 1998) is an American actress.
Halldór Kiljan Laxness (born Halldór Guðjónsson; 23 April 1902 – 8 February 1998) was an Icelandic writer.
Hamburg (locally), Hamborg, officially the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg (Freie und Hansestadt Hamburg, Friee un Hansestadt Hamborg),Constitution of Hamburg), is the second-largest city of Germany as well as one of the country's 16 constituent states, with a population of roughly 1.8 million people. The city lies at the core of the Hamburg Metropolitan Region which spreads across four German federal states and is home to more than five million people. The official name reflects Hamburg's history as a member of the medieval Hanseatic League, a free imperial city of the Holy Roman Empire, a city-state and one of the 16 states of Germany. Before the 1871 Unification of Germany, it was a fully sovereign state. Prior to the constitutional changes in 1919 it formed a civic republic headed constitutionally by a class of hereditary grand burghers or Hanseaten. The city has repeatedly been beset by disasters such as the Great Fire of Hamburg, exceptional coastal flooding and military conflicts including World War II bombing raids. Historians remark that the city has managed to recover and emerge wealthier after each catastrophe. Situated on the river Elbe, Hamburg is home to Europe's second-largest port and a broad corporate base. In media, the major regional broadcasting firm NDR, the printing and publishing firm italic and the newspapers italic and italic are based in the city. Hamburg remains an important financial center, the seat of Germany's oldest stock exchange and the world's oldest merchant bank, Berenberg Bank. Media, commercial, logistical, and industrial firms with significant locations in the city include multinationals Airbus, italic, italic, italic, and Unilever. The city is a forum for and has specialists in world economics and international law with such consular and diplomatic missions as the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea, the EU-LAC Foundation, and the UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning. In recent years, the city has played host to multipartite international political conferences and summits such as Europe and China and the G20. Former German Chancellor italic, who governed Germany for eight years, and Angela Merkel, German chancellor since 2005, come from Hamburg. The city is a major international and domestic tourist destination. It ranked 18th in the world for livability in 2016. The Speicherstadt and Kontorhausviertel were declared World Heritage Sites by UNESCO in 2015. Hamburg is a major European science, research, and education hub, with several universities and institutions. Among its most notable cultural venues are the italic and italic concert halls. It gave birth to movements like Hamburger Schule and paved the way for bands including The Beatles. Hamburg is also known for several theatres and a variety of musical shows. St. Pauli's italic is among the best-known European entertainment districts.
Ralph Hammond Innes, CBE (15 July 1913 – 10 June 1998) was a British novelist who wrote over 30 novels, as well as children's and travel books.
Hanover or Hannover (Hannover), on the River Leine, is the capital and largest city of the German state of Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), and was once by personal union the family seat of the Hanoverian Kings of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, under their title as the dukes of Brunswick-Lüneburg (later described as the Elector of Hanover).
Hans Joachim Pabst von Ohain (14 December 191113 March 1998), a German physicist, was the designer of the first operational jet engine.
Haroun Tazieff (Warsaw, 11 May 1914 – Paris, 2 February 1998) was a Polish, Belgian and French volcanologist and geologist.
Harry Caray (born Harry Christopher Carabina; March 1, 1914 – February 18, 1998) was an American sportscaster on radio and television.
Bennett Harvie Branscomb (December 25, 1894 – July 23, 1998) was an American theologian and academic administrator.
Hazel Gladys Bishop (August 17, 1906 – December 5, 1998) was an American chemist and the founder of the cosmetics company Hazel Bishop, Inc. She was the inventor of the first long-lasting lipstick.
Helen Newington Wills (October 6, 1905 – January 1, 1998), also known as Helen Wills Moody and Helen Wills Roark, was an American tennis player.
Henry "Henny" Youngman (original Yiddish surname Yungman; 16 March 1906 – 24 February 1998) was an English-born American comedian and violinist famous for his mastery of the "one-liner"; his best known one-liner being "Take my wife...
Herbert Victor Prochnow (May 19, 1897 – September 29, 1998) was a U.S. banking executive, noted toastmaster, and author during the middle 20th century.
Hermann Prey (Berlin, 11 July 1929 – Krailling, 22 July 1998) was a German lyric baritone, who was equally at home in the Lied, operatic and concert repertoires.
Hermann Wedekind (18 July 1910, Coesfeld, Westphalia – 16 January 1998, Wadern) was an artistic director at Festspiele Balver Höhle in the years 1985 - 1996.
, better known by his stage name hide,His stage name is written in all capital letters while in regard to his work with X Japan, but in all lowercase letters when talking of his solo career and work with Zilch.
High-speed rail is a type of rail transport that operates significantly faster than traditional rail traffic, using an integrated system of specialized rolling stock and dedicated tracks.
The High-Z Supernova Search Team was an international cosmology collaboration which used Type Ia supernovae to chart the expansion of the universe.
Hong Kong International Airport is the main airport in Hong Kong.
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Horst Ludwig Störmer (born April 6, 1949) is a German-born American physicist, Nobel laureate and emeritus professor at Columbia University.
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Hugo Rafael Chávez Frías (28 July 1954 – 5 March 2013) was a Venezuelan politician who was President of Venezuela from 1999 to 2013.
Human cloning is the creation of a genetically identical copy (or clone) of a human.
Hurd Hatfield (December 7, 1917 – December 26, 1998) was an American actor.
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Hurricane Mitch was the second-deadliest Atlantic hurricane on record, causing over 11,000 fatalities in Central America, with over 7,000 occurring in Honduras alone due to the catastrophic flooding it wrought due to the slow motion of the storm.
Ian Theodore Anderson (born May 2, 1998) is an American professional baseball pitcher in the Atlanta Braves organization.
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The International Space Station (ISS) is a space station, or a habitable artificial satellite, in low Earth orbit.
Iraq (or; العراق; عێراق), officially known as the Republic of Iraq (جُمُهورية العِراق; کۆماری عێراق), is a country in Western Asia, bordered by Turkey to the north, Iran to the east, Kuwait to the southeast, Saudi Arabia to the south, Jordan to the southwest and Syria to the west.
The Iraq disarmament crisis was claimed as one of primary issues that led to the multinational invasion of Iraq on 20 March 2003.
Irene Hervey (born Beulah Irene Herwick; July 11, 1909December 20, 1998) was an American film, stage, and television actress who appeared in over fifty films and numerous television series spanning her five-decade career.
Irene Vernon (January 16, 1922 – April 21, 1998) was an American actress.
Ismail Azzaoui (born 6 January 1998) is a Belgian footballer who plays as a winger for Willem II on loan from VfL Wolfsburg.
Ivan Volodymyrovych Pavlov (Іван Володимирович Павлов, born 26 September 1998) is a Ukrainian figure skater.
Ivett Tóth (born 20 December 1998) is a Hungarian figure skater.
John Joseph Patrick Ryan (December 30, 1920 – January 21, 1998), best known by his stage name, Jack Lord, was an American television, film and Broadway actor and director and producer.
John "Jackie" Blanchflower (7 March 1933 – 2 September 1998) was a Northern Irish football player.
Derrick John "Jackie" McGlew (11 March 1929 − 8 June 1998) was a cricketer who played for Natal and South Africa.
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Jaden Christopher Syre Smith (born July 8, 1998) is an American actor, rapper, singer and songwriter.
Jakob Chychrun (born March 31, 1998) is a Canadian-American professional ice hockey defenseman who is currently playing for the Arizona Coyotes of the National Hockey League (NHL).
Jalen Hurts (born August 7, 1998) is an American football quarterback for the Alabama Crimson Tide.
James Earl Ray (March 10, 1928 – April 23, 1998) was a fugitive who assassinated Martin Luther King Jr. on April 4, 1968, in Memphis, Tennessee.
James Goldman (June 30, 1927 – October 28, 1998) was an American screenwriter and playwright, and the brother of screenwriter and novelist William Goldman.
Jan-Krzysztof Duda (born 26 April 1998) is a Polish chess grandmaster.
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In the ancient astronomy, it is the cusp day between Capricorn and Aquarius.
Japan (日本; Nippon or Nihon; formally 日本国 or Nihon-koku, lit. "State of Japan") is a sovereign island country in East Asia.
Jared T. Raynor Gilman (born December 28, 1998) is an American actor best known for his role as Sam Shakusky in the 2012 Wes Anderson film Moonrise Kingdom, which earned him a 2013 Young Artist Award nomination as Best Leading Young Actor in a Feature Film.
Jarrett Allen (born April 21, 1998) is an American professional basketball player for the Brooklyn Nets for the National Basketball Association (NBA).
Jasmine Carol Armfield (born 17 December 1998) is an English actress, known for being the fourth actress to take on the role of Rebecca Fowler in the BBC One soap opera EastEnders.
Jasper is a city and the county seat of Jasper County, Texas, in the United States.
Javier Acevedo (born January 28, 1998) is a Canadian competitive swimmer.
Jayson Christopher Tatum (born March 3, 1998) is an American professional basketball player for the Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association.
Jean-Alfred Villain-Marais, also known as Jean Marais (11 December 1913 – 8 November 1998), was a French actor, writer, director and sculptor.
Jean-Paul Akayesu (born 1953) is a former teacher, school inspector, and Republican Democratic Movement (MDR) politician from Rwanda.
Jeanette Nolan (December 30, 1911 – June 5, 1998) was an American actress who was nominated for four Emmy Awards: in 1964, 1966, 1974 and 1978.
Jerome Robbins (October 11, 1918 – July 29, 1998) was an American choreographer, director, dancer, and theater producer who worked in classical ballet, on Broadway, and in films and television.
Howard Gerald "Jerry" Clower (September 28, 1926 – August 24, 1998) was an American stand-up comedian.
Jerusalem (יְרוּשָׁלַיִם; القُدس) is a city in the Middle East, located on a plateau in the Judaean Mountains between the Mediterranean and the Dead Sea.
Jesús David Marimón Báez (9 September 1998) is a footballer from Colombia who plays as a defensive midfielder for Once Caldas.
Jesse Puljujärvi (born 7 May 1998) is a Finnish professional ice hockey player currently playing with the Edmonton Oilers in the National Hockey League (NHL).
Joan Bogle Hickson, OBE (5 August 1906 – 17 October 1998) was an English actress of theatre, film and television.
Mary Gervaise, Hilary Wayne and Bellamy Brown are the pseudonyms for Joan Mary Wayne Brown.
Johannes Eggestein (born 8 May 1998) is a German footballer who plays as striker for Werder Bremen.
John Derek (born Derek Delevan Harris; August 12, 1926 – May 22, 1998) was an American actor, director and photographer.
John Winston Howard, (born 26 July 1939) is a former Australian politician who served as the 25th Prime Minister of Australia, in office from 1996 to 2007.
John Hume, KCSG (born 18 January 1937) is an Irish former politician from Derry, Northern Ireland.
Sir John Anthony Pople, (31 October 1925 – 15 March 2004) was a British theoretical chemist who was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry with Walter Kohn in 1998 for his development of computational methods in quantum chemistry.
Herbert John Pulman (12 December 1923 – 25 December 1998) was an English professional snooker player who dominated the game throughout the 1960s.
Johnny Speight (2 June 1920 – 5 July 1998) was an English television scriptwriter of many classic British sitcoms.
Jonathan Bruce Postel (August 6, 1943 – October 16, 1998) was an American computer scientist who made many significant contributions to the development of the Internet, particularly with respect to standards.
Jonathan Hole (August 13, 1904 – February 11, 1998) was an American actor whose entertainment career covered five different genres.
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Jordan Allan (born 20 October 1998) is a Scottish footballer who is currently a free agent.
Jorrit Croon (born 9 August 1998) is a Dutch field hockey attacker, he started playing hockey at LSC Alecto.
Don José María de Areilza y Martínez-Rodas, 3rd Count of Rodas, jure uxoris Count of Motrico (3 August 1909, Portugalete, Vizcaya – 22 February 1998, Madrid) was a Spanish politician, engineer and diplomat.
José de Sousa Saramago, GColSE (16 November 1922 – 18 June 2010), was a Portuguese writer and recipient of the 1998 Nobel Prize in Literature.
Joseph Lawrence Alioto (February 12, 1916 – January 29, 1998) was the 36th mayor of San Francisco, California, from 1968 to 1976.
Joseph Ejercito "Erap" Estrada (real name José Marcelo Ejército Sr.; born April 19, 1937) is a Filipino politician and former actor who served as the 13th President of the Philippines from 1998 to 2001 and as the 9th Vice President of the Philippines from 1992 to 1998.
Joseph Sylvester Maher (pronounced Ma-her or Ma-HARR, December 29, 1933 – July 17, 1998) was an Irish-born naturalized American character actor, playwright and director, best known for his roles in motion pictures, television and the theater.
Josip Brekalo (born 23 June 1998) is a Croatian footballer who plays as a striker for VfL Wolfsburg.
Jozef Kroner (20 March 1924 in Staškov – 12 March 1998 in Bratislava) was a Slovak actor.
Alexander Minto Hughes (2 May 1945 – 13 March 1998), better known as Judge Dread, was an English reggae and ska musician.
Julian Lincoln Simon (February 12, 1932 – February 8, 1998) was an American professor of business administration at the University of Maryland and a Senior Fellow at the Cato Institute at the time of his death, after previously serving as a longtime economics and business professor at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Julien Green (September 6, 1900 – August 13, 1998) was an American writer who authored several novels (The Dark Journey, The Closed Garden, Moira, Each Man in His Darkness, the Dixie trilogy, etc.), a four-volume autobiography (The Green Paradise, The War at Sixteen, Love in America and Restless Youth) and his famous Diary (in nineteen volumes, 1919–1998).
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The terms 7th July, July 7th, and 7/7 (pronounced "Seven-seven") have been widely used in the Western media as a shorthand for the 7 July 2005 bombings on London's transport system.
In the Northern Hemisphere, the Summer solstice sometimes occurs on this date, while the Winter solstice occurs in the Southern Hemisphere.
This day usually marks the summer solstice in the Northern Hemisphere and the winter solstice in the Southern Hemisphere, which is the day of the year with the most hours of daylight in the Northern Hemisphere and the fewest hours of daylight in the Southern Hemisphere.
On this day the Summer solstice may occur in the Northern Hemisphere, and the Winter solstice may occur in the Southern Hemisphere.
In common years it is always in ISO week 26.
It is the last day of the first half of the year.
Junior Wells (born Amos Wells Blakemore Jr., December 9, 1934January 15, 1998) was an American Chicago blues vocalist, harmonica player, and recording artist.
Sylvester Ritter (December 13, 1952 – June 2, 1998) was an American professional wrestler and college football player, best known for his work in Mid-South Wrestling and the World Wrestling Federation as the Junkyard Dog (or JYD for short), a nickname Ritter received while working in a wrecking yard.
Justinus Soni "Justin" Fashanu (19 February 1961 – 2 May 1998) was an English footballer who played for a variety of clubs between 1978 and 1997.
Kai Tak International Airport was the international airport of Hong Kong from 1925 until 1998.
is a Japanese actor and model affiliated with Oscar Promotion.
Kamron Doyle (born January 13, 1998) is an American ten-pin bowler from Brentwood, Tennessee.
Kara Hayward (born November 17, 1998) is an American actress.
is a singer and former member of the Japanese idol girl group AKB48 under Team A.
Karla Faye Tucker (November 18, 1959 – February 3, 1998) was an American woman sentenced to death for killing two people during a robbery.
Kay Thompson (born Catherine Louise Fink; November 9, 1909"In the St. Louis Registry of Births, in the volume covering the period July 1909 – January 1910, on page 85, is the following entry: "Catherine Louise Fink, November 9, 1909.", kaythompsonwebsite.com; accessed July 26, 2015. – July 2, 1998) was an American author, singer, vocal arranger, vocal coach, composer, musician, dancer and actress.
Kayden William Troff (born May 6, 1998) is an American chess grandmaster.
Kaylin Whitney (born March 9, 1998) is an American track and field athlete, specializing in sprinting events.
Kazakhstan (Qazaqstan,; kəzɐxˈstan), officially the Republic of Kazakhstan (Qazaqstan Respýblıkasy; Respublika Kazakhstan), is the world's largest landlocked country, and the ninth largest in the world, with an area of.
was a Japanese film director.
Kenichi Fukui (福井 謙一 Fukui Ken'ichi, October 4, 1918 – January 9, 1998) was a Japanese chemist, known as the first Asian scientist to receive a chemistry Nobel Prize.
Kenneth Allen McDuff (March 21, 1946 – November 17, 1998) was an American serial killer.
Kesz Valdez (born December 26, 1998, Imus, Cavite, Philippines) is a Filipino awardee of the 2012 International Children's Peace Prize in The Hague, Netherlands.
Khamani Griffin (born August 1, 1998) is an American actor, who is best known for playing Bobby James in the UPN/The CW series All Of Us, and Tolee the Koala in Ni Hao, Kai-Lan.
The Khmer Rouge ("Red Khmers"; ខ្មែរក្រហម Khmer Kror-Horm) was the name popularly given to the followers of the Communist Party of Kampuchea and by extension to the regime through which the CPK ruled Cambodia between 1975 and 1979.
Kiara Muhammad (born December 16, 1998) is an American child actress and singer.
Kim Christian Beazley, AC (born 14 December 1948), is the Governor of Western Australia and former Deputy Prime Minister of Australia and Leader of the Opposition.
Kim Magnus (born 21 July 1998) is a South Korean cross-country skier.
Kimberly Birrell (born 29 April 1998 in Düsseldorf, Germany) is an Australian tennis player.
Kimia Alizadeh Zonoozi (کیمیا علیزاده زنوزی, born July 10, 1998) is an Iranian Taekwondo athlete.
Kipyegon Bett (born 1 February 1998) is a Kenyan middle-distance runner specializing in the 800 metres.
George Moir Christie, better known as Kitch Christie (31 January 1940 – 22 April 1998), was a South African rugby union coach best known for coaching the country's national team, the Springboks, to victory at the 1995 Rugby World Cup.
Klaus Tennstedt (June 6, 1926 – January 11, 1998) was a German conductor from Merseburg; he conducted the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, the Kiel Opera in northern Germany, the North German Radio Orchestra in Hamburg, the Minnesota Orchestra in Minneapolis and the Toronto Symphony Orchestra.
Kofi Atta Annan (born 8 April 1938) is a Ghanaian diplomat who served as the seventh Secretary-General of the United Nations from January 1997 to December 2006.
Konstantinos G. Karamanlis (Κωνσταντίνος Γ. Καραμανλής,; 8 March 1907 – 23 April 1998), commonly anglicised to Constantine Karamanlis or Caramanlis, was a four-time Prime Minister and twice President of the Third Hellenic Republic, and a towering figure of Greek politics whose political career spanned much of the latter half of the 20th century.
Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) (Malay: Lapangan Terbang Antarabangsa Kuala Lumpur) is Malaysia's main international airport and one of the major airports in Southeast Asia and worldwide.
Kyle Chalmers, (born 25 June 1998) is an Australian competitive swimmer who specialises in the sprint freestyle events.
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Lance Stroll (born 29 October 1998) is a Canadian racing driver, currently driving in Formula One with Williams.
Lawrence Edward Page (born March 26, 1973) is an American computer scientist and Internet entrepreneur who co-founded Google with Sergey Brin.
In English, the word laureate has come to signify eminence or association with literary awards or military glory.
Lauren Alexandra Taylor (born June 16, 1998) is an American actress and singer.
Lawrence Sanders (March 15, 1920 – February 7, 1998) was an American novelist and short story writer.
Lawton Mainor Chiles Jr. (April 3, 1930 – December 12, 1998) was an American politician from the U.S. state of Florida.
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Lee Seung-woo (born 6 January 1998) is a South Korean professional footballer who plays as a left winger for Serie A club Hellas Verona and the South Korea national team.
The Lenin Prize (Ленинская премия, Leninskaya premiya) is one of the awards re-introduced in April 2018 in the Ulyanovsk Oblast, Russia, presented to individuals for accomplishments relating to science, literature, arts, architecture, and technology.
Leonard Francis “Leo” Penn (August 27, 1921 – September 5, 1998) was an American actor and director and the father of musician Michael Penn and actors Sean Penn and Chris Penn.
Leonid Kinskey (18 April 1903 or c. 1894 – 8 September 1998) was a Russian-born film and television actor who enjoyed a long career.
Lev Stepanovich Dyomin (January 11, 1926, in Moscow – December 18, 1998, in Zvyozdny Gorodok) was a Soviet cosmonaut who flew on the Soyuz 15 spaceflight in 1974.
Lew Grade, Baron Grade, OStJ, KC*SS (25 December 1906 – 13 December 1998), born Louis Winogradsky, was a Ukrainian-born British media proprietor and impresario. Originally a dancer, and later a talent agent, Grade's interest in television production began in 1954 when, in partnership, he successfully bid for franchises in the newly created ITV network, which led to the creation of Associated Television (ATV). Having worked for a time in the United States, he was aware of the potential for the sale of television programming to American networks, and a subsidiary, the Incorporated Television Company (ITC; commonly known as ITC Entertainment) was formed with this specific objective in mind. Grade had some success in this field with such series as Gerry Anderson's various Supermarionation series such as Thunderbirds, Patrick McGoohan's The Prisoner, and Jim Henson's The Muppet Show. Later, Grade invested in film production, but several expensive box office failures caused him to lose control of ITC, and ultimately resulted in the disestablishment of ATV after it lost its ITV franchise.
Lewis Franklin Powell Jr. (September 19, 1907 – August 25, 1998) was an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, serving from 1971 to 1987.
The Liberal Party of Australia is a major centre-right political party in Australia, one of the two major parties in Australian politics, along with the centre-left Australian Labor Party (ALP).
Kimetrius Foose (born August 4, 1998), known professionally as Lil Skies, is an American rapper from Waynesboro, Pennsylvania currently signed to All We Got Entertainment through Atlantic Records.
Linda Louise McCartney, Lady McCartney (née Eastman; formerly See; September 24, 1941 – April 17, 1998) was an American musician, photographer, and animal rights activist.
Hope Elizabeth "Liza" Soberano (born January 4, 1998) is a Filipino-American actress.
Lloyd Vernet Bridges Jr. (January 15, 1913 – March 10, 1998) was an American film, stage and television actor who starred in a number of television series and appeared in more than 150 feature films.
Los Angeles (Spanish for "The Angels";; officially: the City of Los Angeles; colloquially: by its initials L.A.) is the second-most populous city in the United States, after New York City.
Louis J. Ignarro (born May 31, 1941) is an American pharmacologist.
Lucía Gil Santiago (born 29 May 1998 in Madrid) is a Spanish singer and actress, best known for winning the first season of the Spanish version of the Disney Channel singing competition My Camp Rock.
Lucio Battisti (5 March 1943 – 9 September 1998) was an Italian singer and composer.
Lunar Prospector was the third mission selected by NASA for full development and construction as part of the Discovery Program.
Maddison Gae Elliott, (born 3 November 1998) is an Australian swimmer.
Mae Questel (September 13, 1908 – January 4, 1998) was an American actress and voice artist best known for providing the voices for the animated characters Betty Boop and Olive Oyl.
Maggie Voisin (born December 14, 1998 in Whitefish, Montana) is an American freeskier.
Malik Monk (born February 4, 1998) is an American professional basketball player for the Charlotte Hornets of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
Manuel Locatelli (born 8 January 1998) is an Italian professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Serie A club Milan.
Saint María de la Purísima Salvat Romero (20 February 1926 – 31 October 1998), born María Isabel Salvat Romero, was a Spanish Roman Catholic nun and a member of the Sisters of the Company of the Cross.
Marc Hodler (–) was a Swiss lawyer, President of the International Ski Federation (1951–1998), member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) from 1963 until his death, and bridge player.
In the Roman calendar, March 15 was known as the Ides of March.
Typically the March equinox falls on this date, marking the vernal point in the Northern Hemisphere and the autumnal point in the Southern Hemisphere.
In astrology, the day of the equinox is the first full day of the sign of Aries.
Marco Ladner (born in Zams) is an Austrian freestyle skier, specializing in halfpipe.
Margaret Walker (Margaret Abigail Walker Alexander by marriage; July 7, 1915 – November 30, 1998) was an American poet and writer.
Maria Aleksandrovna Kharenkova (Мария Александровна Харенкова; born 29 October 1998) is a Russian artistic gymnast.
Marie-Louise Fébronie Meilleur (née Chassé; August 29, 1880 – April 16, 1998) was a French Canadian supercentenarian.
Mariel Viray Pamintuan (born February 24, 1998), better known as simply Mariel Pamintuan, is a Filipino actress.
Major General Marion Eugene Carl (November 1, 1915 – June 28, 1998) was a World War II fighter ace, record-setting test pilot, and naval aviator.
Marjory Stoneman Douglas (April 7, 1890 – May 14, 1998) was an American journalist, author, women's suffrage advocate, and conservationist known for her staunch defense of the Everglades against efforts to drain it and reclaim land for development.
Mark Henry Belanger (June 8, 1944 – October 6, 1998), nicknamed "The Blade", was an American professional baseball shortstop.
Markelle N'Gai Fultz (born May 29, 1998) is an American professional basketball player for the Philadelphia 76ers of the National Basketball Association (NBA); he played for the University of Washington before joining the NBA.
Mars is the fourth planet from the Sun and the second-smallest planet in the Solar System after Mercury.
Martha O'Driscoll (March 4, 1922 – November 3, 1998) was an American film actress from 1937 until 1947.
Martin Ødegaard (born 17 December 1998) is a Norwegian professional footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder for Real Madrid, and the Norway national team.
Martin Rodbell (December 1, 1925 – December 7, 1998) was an American biochemist and molecular endocrinologist who is best known for his discovery of G-proteins.
Mary Steichen Calderone (July 1, 1904 – October 24, 1998) was a physician and a public health advocate for sexual education.
Mary Frann (born Mary Frances Luecke, February 27, 1943 – September 23, 1998) was an American stage, film and television actress.
Irene Mary Wetton (26 July 1936 – 10 November 1998), better known by her stage name Mary Millar, was a British actress and singer best remembered for her role as the second actress to play Rose in the highly successful BBC sitcom Keeping Up Appearances between 1991 and 1995.
Matheus Pereira da Silva (born 25 February 1998) is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays as midfielder for Paraná, on loan from Juventus.
Matthew Davidson, guitarist/vocalist/songwriter, is from Shreveport, Louisiana.
Matthew Wayne "Matt" Shepard (December 1, 1976 – October 12, 1998) was an American student at the University of Wyoming who was beaten, tortured, and left to die near Laramie on the night of October 6, 1998.
Maureen Paula O'Sullivan (17 May 1911 – 23 June 1998) was an Irish actress best known for playing Jane in the Tarzan series of films starring Johnny Weissmuller.
Maurice Schumann (10 April 1911, Paris – 9 February 1998, Paris) was a French politician, journalist, writer, and hero of the Second World War who served as Minister of Foreign Affairs under Georges Pompidou from 22 June 1969 to 15 March 1973.
Maxim Lvovich Kontsevich (Макси́м Льво́вич Конце́вич;; born 25 August 1964) is a Russian and French mathematician.
Maxime Rooney (born April 16, 1998) is an American competitive swimmer who won the gold medal in the 200 meter freestyle at the 2015 FINA World Junior Swimming Championships in Singapore.
An earthquake occurred in northern Afghanistan on 30 May 1998, at 06:22 UTC in the Takhar Province with a moment magnitude of 6.5 and a maximum Mercalli intensity of VII (Very strong).
The May 1998 riots of Indonesia (Kerusuhan Mei 1998), also known as the 1998 tragedy (Tragedi 1998) or simply the 1998 event (Peristiwa 1998), were incidents of mass violence, demonstrations, and civil unrest of a racial nature that occurred throughout Indonesia, mainly in Medan in the province of North Sumatra (4–8 May), the capital city of Jakarta (12–15 May), and Surakarta (also called Solo) in the province of Central Java (13–15 May).
This day marks the approximate midpoint of spring in the Northern Hemisphere and of autumn in the Southern Hemisphere (starting the season at the March equinox).
The Mayor of the City and County of San Francisco is the head of the executive branch of the San Francisco city and county government.
Máscara de Bronce (Spanish for "Bronze Mask"; born September 21, 1998) is a Mexican luchador enmascarado, or masked professional wrestler from Pachuca, Hidalgo, Mexico.
The McDonnell Douglas MD-11 is an American three-engine medium- to long-range wide-body jet airliner, manufactured by McDonnell Douglas and, later, by Boeing Commercial Airplanes.
Menlo Park is a city at the eastern edge of San Mateo County, in the San Francisco Bay Area of California, in the United States.
The Mercalli intensity scale is a seismic intensity scale used for measuring the intensity of an earthquake.
Miami is a major port city on the Atlantic coast of south Florida in the southeastern United States.
Micah D. Fowler (born March 5, 1998) is an American actor with cerebral palsy.
Michael McLeod (born February 3, 1998) is a Canadian ice hockey player, currently playing for the Mississauga Steelheads in the Ontario Hockey League (OHL).
Michael Porter Jr. (born June 29, 1998) is an American professional basketball player for the Denver Nuggets of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
Sir Michael Kemp Tippett (2 January 1905 – 8 January 1998) was an English composer who rose to prominence during and immediately after the Second World War.
Michael Joel Zaslow (November 1, 1942 – December 6, 1998) was an American actor.
Michaela Hrubá (born 21 February 1998) is a Czech athlete who specializes in the high jump.
Michel Charles-Émile Trudeau (October 2, 1975 – November 13, 1998) was the youngest son of Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau and Margaret Trudeau and the younger brother of current Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
McKenzie Matthew "Mickey" Moniak (born May 13, 1998) is an American baseball outfielder in the Philadelphia Phillies organization.
Midway Atoll (also called Midway Island and Midway Islands; Hawaiian: Pihemanu Kauihelani) is a atoll in the North Pacific Ocean at.
Miguel Torrejos Tanfelix (born September 21, 1998) is a Filipino teen actor who is currently a contract star of GMA Network under GMA Artist Center.
was a Japanese athlete and the first Japanese Olympic gold medalist.
Miles Emmanuel Bridges (born March 21, 1998) is an American professional basketball player for the Charlotte Hornets of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
Mimi Keene (born 5 August 1998) is a British actress, known for her role as Cindy Williams in the BBC soap opera EastEnders.
is a member of the Japanese idol girl group AKB48.
Mlaḥsô or Mlahsö (ܡܠܚܬܝܐ), sometimes referred to as Suryoyo or Surayt, is an extinct or dormant Central Neo-Aramaic language.
Mohamed Bamba (born May 12, 1998) is an American professional basketball player for the Orlando Magic of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
Seyyed Mohammad Khatami (سید محمد خاتمی,; born 14 October 1943) is an Iranian scholar, Shia theologian, and reformist politician.
(7 March 1932 – 5 November 1998), born, was a Japanese film, stage and television actress.
The monetary reform of 1998 in Russia was launched on January 1, 1998.
Monica Edwards (née Monica le Doux Newton; 8 November 1912 – 18 January 1998) was an English children's writer of the mid-twentieth century best known for her Romney Marsh and Punchbowl Farm series of children's novels.
Monica Samille Lewinsky (born July 23, 1973) is an American activist, television personality, fashion designer, and former White House intern.
The Moon is an astronomical body that orbits planet Earth and is Earth's only permanent natural satellite.
Muhammad Metwali Al-Sha'raawi (محمد متولي الشعراوي) (April 15, 1911 – June 17, 1998) was an Islamic scholar, former Egyptian minister of Endowments and Muslim jurist.
James Byrd Jr. (May 2, 1949 – June 7, 1998) was an African-American man who was murdered by three white supremacists, in Jasper, Texas, on June 7, 1998.
Muriel Fay Buck Humphrey Brown (February 20, 1912 September 20, 1998) was an American politician who served as the Second Lady of the United States and as a U.S. Senator from Minnesota.
Nadia Azzi (born August 11, 1998 in Dunedin, Florida) is an American classical pianist of Lebanese-Japanese origin.
is the capital city of Nagano Prefecture in the Chūbu region of Japan.
Nairobi is the capital and the largest city of Kenya.
Najee Harris (born March 9, 1998) is an American football running back.
Nam Nguyen (born May 20, 1998) is a Canadian figure skater.
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is an independent agency of the executive branch of the United States federal government responsible for the civilian space program, as well as aeronautics and aerospace research.
Nash Aguas (October 10, 1998) is a Filipino actor, singer and model.
Nathan O'Toole (born 17 March 1998) is an Irish actor, known for playing the part of young Bjorn Ironside in the first two seasons of the 2013 TV series Vikings.
The National Party of Australia (also known as The Nationals or simply, The Nats) is an Australian political party.
Nazim al-Kudsi, also spelled "Koudsi", "al-Qudsi" or "al-Cudsi" (February 14, 1906 – February 6, 1998) (ناظم القدسي), was a Syrian politician who served as the President of Syria from December 14, 1961 to March 8, 1963.
Elli Sougioultzoglou-Seraidari (Έλλη Σουγιουλτζόγλου-Σεραϊδάρη; 3 November 1899 – 8 August 1998), better known as Nelly's, was a Greek female photographer whose pictures of ancient Greek temples set against sea and sky backgrounds helped shaped the visual image of Greece in the Western mind (or, in a critical reading, the West's visual image of Greece in the Greek mind) There has been some confusion over how exactly she should be referred to.
Nicholas II or Nikolai II (r; 1868 – 17 July 1918), known as Saint Nicholas II of Russia in the Russian Orthodox Church, was the last Emperor of Russia, ruling from 1 November 1894 until his forced abdication on 15 March 1917.
Nick Auf der Maur (April 10, 1942 – April 7, 1998)Downey, Donn.
Nicolas Janvier (born 11 August 1998) is a French footballer who plays as a midfielder for Ligue 1 club Stade Rennais.
Nigeria, officially the Federal Republic of Nigeria is a federal republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north.
Nikita Stevie Howarth (born 24 December 1998) is a New Zealand para-swimmer.
The Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences (officially Sveriges riksbanks pris i ekonomisk vetenskap till Alfred Nobels minne, or the Swedish National Bank's Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel), commonly referred to as the Nobel Prize in Economics, is an award for outstanding contributions to the field of economics, and generally regarded as the most prestigious award for that field.
The Nobel Peace Prize (Swedish, Norwegian: Nobels fredspris) is one of the five Nobel Prizes created by the Swedish industrialist, inventor, and armaments manufacturer Alfred Nobel, along with the prizes in Chemistry, Physics, Physiology or Medicine, and Literature.
The Nobel Prize in Chemistry (Nobelpriset i kemi) is awarded annually by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences to scientists in the various fields of chemistry.
The Nobel Prize in Literature (Nobelpriset i litteratur) is a Swedish literature prize that has been awarded annually, since 1901, to an author from any country who has, in the words of the will of Swedish industrialist Alfred Nobel, produced "in the field of literature the most outstanding work in an ideal direction" (original Swedish: "den som inom litteraturen har producerat det mest framstående verket i en idealisk riktning").
The Nobel Prize in Physics (Nobelpriset i fysik) is a yearly award given by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences for those who conferred the most outstanding contributions for mankind in the field of physics.
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (Nobelpriset i fysiologi eller medicin), administered by the Nobel Foundation, is awarded once a year for outstanding discoveries in the fields of life sciences and medicine.
Nolan Gould (born October 28, 1998) is an American actor.
Norman Fell (born Norman Noah Feld, March 24, 1924 – December 14, 1998), was an American actor of film and television, most famous for his role as landlord Mr. Roper on the sitcom Three's Company and its spin-off, The Ropers.
Norman Grimes (born January 6, 1998) is an American track and field athlete, who specializes in the hurdles.
North Korea (Chosŏn'gŭl:조선; Hanja:朝鮮; Chosŏn), officially the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (abbreviated as DPRK, PRK, DPR Korea, or Korea DPR), is a country in East Asia constituting the northern part of the Korean Peninsula.
Northern Ireland (Tuaisceart Éireann; Ulster-Scots: Norlin Airlann) is a part of the United Kingdom in the north-east of the island of Ireland, variously described as a country, province or region.
In the ancient astronomy, it is the cusp day between Scorpio and Sagittarius.
Nuclear power is the use of nuclear reactions that release nuclear energy to generate heat, which most frequently is then used in steam turbines to produce electricity in a nuclear power plant.
Nuclear weapons tests are experiments carried out to determine the effectiveness, yield, and explosive capability of nuclear weapons.
Octavio Paz Lozano (March 31, 1914 – April 19, 1998) was a Mexican poet and diplomat.
Odsonne Édouard (born 16 January 1998), is a French professional footballer who plays as a striker for Celtic.
Oliver Stokes (born 29 May 1998) is an English actor.
Olivier Gendebien (12 January 1924 – 2 October 1998) was a Belgian racing driver who was called "one of the greatest sportscar racers of all time".
Olli Juolevi (born 5 May 1998) is a Finnish junior ice hockey defenceman playing for the TPS of SM-liiga.
The Omagh bombing was a car bombing that took place on 15 August 1998 in Omagh, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland.
Operation Tailwind was a covert incursion into southeastern Laos during the Vietnam War, conducted between 11–14 September 1970.
Orlando Tive "Baby Lane" Anderson (August 13, 1974 – May 29, 1998) was an American criminal, a member of the California-based gang known as the Crips, and a person of interest in the murder of rap music artist Tupac Shakur.
Usama ibn Mohammed ibn Awad ibn Ladin (أسامة بن محمد بن عوض بن لادن), often anglicized as Osama bin Laden (March 10, 1957 – May 2, 2011), was a founder of, the organization responsible for the September 11 attacks in the United States and many other mass-casualty attacks worldwide.
Oskar Buur Rasmussen (born 31 March 1998) is a Danish footballer who plays as a defender for English Championship club Wolverhampton Wanderers.
Pedro Otto Bumbel (6 July 1914 – 2 August 1998) was a Brazilian professional football manager who coached a number of Spanish club sides, including Sabadell, Valencia, Racing de Santander, Elche, Sevilla, Atlético Madrid and Málaga.
The Oued Bouaïcha massacre took place about 150 miles (240 km) south of Algiers, near Djelfa, on March 26, 1998.
Outer space, or just space, is the expanse that exists beyond the Earth and between celestial bodies.
Pakistan (پاکِستان), officially the Islamic Republic of Pakistan (اِسلامی جمہوریہ پاکِستان), is a country in South Asia.
The Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission (PAEC; Urdu) is an independent governmental authority and a scientific research institution, concerned with research and development of nuclear power, promotion of nuclear science, energy conservation and the peaceful usage of nuclear technology.
Panagiotis "Panos" Armenakas (born 5 August 1998) is an Australian footballer who plays as a right winger for Belgian First Division B club Tubize on loan from Serie A club Udinese Calcio.
Paris Berelc (born December 29, 1998) is an American actress and model.
Paris-Michael Katherine Jackson (born April 3, 1998) is an American actress, model, singer and activist.
Patricia Lawlor Hayes, OBE (22 December 1909 – 19 September 1998) was an English BAFTA Television Award-winning character actress.
Patrick de Gayardon (23 January 1960 in Oullins, Rhône – 13 April 1998 in Hawaii) was a French skydiver, skysurfer and a BASE jumper.
Patrik Laine (born 19 April 1998 in Tampere, Finland) is a Finnish professional ice hockey winger who currently plays for the Winnipeg Jets in the National Hockey League (NHL).
Paul Andre Solinap Salas (born April 16, 1998) popularly known as Paul Salas, is a Filipino actor and a model.
Pavel Štěpán (28 May 1925 – 30 September 1998) was a Czech pianist whose domain was the interpretation of piano works by Josef Suk, Vitezslav Novak and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's piano concertos.
Peggy's Cove is a small rural community located on the eastern shore of St. Margarets Bay in Nova Scotia's Halifax Regional Municipality, which is the site of Peggys Point Lighthouse (established 1868).
Perrine Laffont (born on 28 October 1998) is a French mogul skier and the 2017 Dual Moguls world champion and moguls silver medalist.
Persis Khambatta (2 October 1948 – 18 August 1998) was an Indian model, actress and author.
Pessac is a commune in the Gironde department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwestern France.
Peter Gregg Arnett, ONZM (born 13 November 1934) is a New Zealand-born journalist holding both New Zealand and US citizenship.
Peter Lind Hayes (born Joseph Conrad Lind; June 25, 1915 – April 21, 1998) was an American vaudeville entertainer, songwriter, and film and television actor.
Peyton Roi List (born April 6, 1998) is an American actress and model.
Peyton Meyer (born November 24, 1998) is an American actor.
Philip Edward Hartmann (September 24, 1948 – May 28, 1998), better known as Phil Hartman, was a Canadian-American actor, voice actor, comedian, screenwriter and graphic artist.
Philip Abbott (March 20, 1924 – February 23, 1998) was an American character actor.
The Philippines (Pilipinas or Filipinas), officially the Republic of the Philippines (Republika ng Pilipinas), is a unitary sovereign and archipelagic country in Southeast Asia.
Pierre-Luc Dubois (born June 24, 1998) is a Canadian professional ice hockey player.
Giuseppe "Pino" Dordoni (June 28, 1926 – October 24, 1998) was an Italian athlete who competed mainly in the 50 kilometre race walk.
Pioneer 10 (originally designated Pioneer F) is an American space probe, launched in 1972 and weighing, that completed the first mission to the planet Jupiter.
Pokhran (पोखरण) is a city and a municipality located in the Jaisalmer district of the Indian state of Rajasthan.
Pol Pot (ប៉ុល ពត; 19 May 1925 – 15 April 1998) was a Cambodian revolutionary and politician who served as the Prime Minister of Democratic Kampuchea from 1976 to 1979.
Polina Edmunds (born May 18, 1998) is an American figure skater.
The politics of North Korea (officially the Democratic People's Republic of Korea) takes place within the framework of the official state philosophy, Juche, a concept created by Hwang Jang-yop and later attributed to Kim Il-sung.
Poul Arne Bundgaard (27 October 1922 – 3 June 1998) was a Danish actor and singer.
Poul Oluf Nyrup Rasmussen (informally Poul Nyrup, born 15 June 1943), was Prime Minister of Denmark from 25 January 1993 to 27 November 2001 and President of the Party of European Socialists (PES) from 2004 to 2011.
The President of the Republic of Bulgaria is the head of state of Bulgaria and the commander-in-chief of the Military of Bulgaria.
The President of the Republic of Indonesia (Presiden Republik Indonesia) is the head of state and also head of government of the Republic of Indonesia.
The President of Iran (Persian: رییسجمهور ایران Rayis Jomhur-e Irān) is the head of state of the Islamic Republic of Iran.
The President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria is the head of state and head of the national executive of Nigeria.
The President of Syria is the head of state of the Syrian Arab Republic.
The President of the People's Republic of China is the head of state of the People's Republic of China.
The Prime Minister of Cambodia (នាយករដ្ឋមន្ត្រីនៃព្រះរាជាណាចក្រកម្ពុជា, Premier ministre du Cambodge) is the head of government of Cambodia.
The is the head of government of Japan.
The Prime Minister of Syria is the head of state of the Syrian Arab Republic.
A prize is an award to be given to a person, a group of people like a sports team, or organization to recognise and reward actions or achievements.
Proton (Russian: Протон) (formal designation: UR-500) is an expendable launch system used for both commercial and Russian government space launches.
Qamishli (القامشلي, Qamişlo, lit or translit) is a city in northeastern Syria on the border with Turkey, adjoining the Turkish city of Nusaybin, and close to Iraq.
Rachel Kelly Crow (born January 23, 1998) is an American singer, comedian, and actress.
Rafik Zekhnini (born 12 January 1998) is a Norwegian professional footballer who plays as a forward for Italian club Fiorentina.
Ram Swarup (Sanskrit: राम स्वरूप) (1920 – 26 December 1998), born Ram Swarup Agarwal, was a Hindu author and one of the most important thought leaders of the Hindu revivalist movement.
Raman Lamba (2 January 1960 – 23 February 1998) was an Indian cricketer who played in four Tests and 32 One Day Internationals, mainly as a batsman.
Ramzi Yousef (رمزي يوسف; born 27 April 1968) is a convicted and incarcerated international terrorist who was one of the main perpetrators of the 1993 World Trade Center bombing, the bombing of Philippine Airlines Flight 434, and was a co-conspirator in the Bojinka plot.
Raymond Ernest Nitschke (December 29, 1936 – March 8, 1998) was a professional American football middle linebacker who spent his entire 15-year National Football League (NFL) career with the Green Bay Packers.
Raymond Bernard Cattell (20 March 1905 – 2 February 1998) was a British and American psychologist, known for his psychometric research into intrapersonal psychological structure.
The Real Irish Republican Army or Real IRA (RIRA), also called the New IRA (NIRA) since 2012, is a dissident Irish republican paramilitary organisation which aims to bring about a united Ireland.
Rebeka Kim (Hangul: 김레베카, born January 27, 1998) is a South Korean ice dancer.
The Red Army Faction (RAF; German),See the section ''Faction'' versus ''Fraktion'' also known as the Baader-Meinhof Group or Baader-Meinhof Gang, was a West German far-left militant organization founded in 1970.
William "Red" Holzman (August 10, 1920 – November 13, 1998) was an American professional basketball player and coach.
Reece Joel Oxford (born 16 December 1998) is an English professional footballer who plays as a defender for West Ham United.
Reginald Smyth (10 July 1917 – 13 June 1998), known by his professional name Reg Smythe, was a British cartoonist who created the popular, long-running Andy Capp comic strip.
Renz Michael Valerio (born November 10, 1998) in, Antipolo City, Rizal Philippines) also known as Renz Valerio, is a Filipino child actor. He began acting in a TV commercial when he was 3 years old. He is under contract of GMA Artist Center. He took part in the drama series Noel aired on QTV (now GMA News TV). In 2007, he joined the main cast of Muli.
Richard Ewen Borcherds (born 29 November 1959) is a British-American mathematician currently working in quantum field theory.
Richard Denning (March 27, 1914 – October 11, 1998) was an American actor best known for starring in science fiction films of the 1950s, including Unknown Island (1948), Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954), Target Earth (1954), Day the World Ended (1955), Creature with the Atom Brain (1955), and The Black Scorpion (1957).
Richard Paul (June 6, 1940 – December 25, 1998) was an American actor who was born in Los Angeles, California.
Sir Richard Gordon Turnbull, GCMG (7 July 1909 – 21 December 1998) was a British colonial governor and the last governor of the British mandate of Tanganyika from 1958 to 1961.
Richard Wang (born 1998) is a chess international master from Canada.
Rico Rodriguez (born July 31, 1998) is an American actor.
was a Japanese singer, model, actress and tarento who was a member of girl idol group Shiritsu Ebisu Chugaku.
Risen Star (March 25, 1985 – March 13, 1998), was an American champion thoroughbred race horse which won the Preakness Stakes and Belmont Stakes in 1988.
is a Japanese professional footballer.
Robert Betts Laughlin (born November 1, 1950) is the Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Professor of Physics and Applied Physics at Stanford University.
Robert Duane Ballard (born June 30, 1942) is a retired United States Navy officer and a professor of oceanography at the University of Rhode Island who is most noted for his work in underwater archaeology: maritime archaeology and archaeology of shipwrecks.
Robert B. Capron Jr. (born July 9, 1998) is an American actor, voice artist, film producer, comedian and film director who is best known for starring as Rowley Jefferson, Greg Heffley's best friend, in the first three installments of the ''Diary of a Wimpy Kid'' film series.
Robert Francis Furchgott (June 4, 1916 – May 19, 2009) was a Nobel Prize-winning American biochemist who contributed to the discovery of nitric oxide as a transient cellular signal in mammalian systems.
Robert Lewis Taylor (September 24, 1912 – September 30, 1998) was an American writer and winner of the 1959 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.
Robert Rosen (June 27, 1934 – December 28, 1998) was an American theoretical biologist and Professor of Biophysics at Dalhousie University.
Robert George Young (February 22, 1907 – July 21, 1998) was an American film, television, and radio actor, best known for his leading roles as Jim Anderson, the father character in Father Knows Best (CBS, then NBC, then CBS again), and the physician Marcus Welby in Marcus Welby, M.D. (ABC).
Roderick Andrew Anthony Jude McDowall (17 September 1928 – 3 October 1998) was an English-American actor, voice artist, film director and photographer.
Rodney Michael Harvey (July 31, 1967 – April 11, 1998) was an American actor and dancer.
Roger Avon (23 November 1914 – 21 December 1998) was an English film and television actor born in Jarrow, County Durham.
Rome (Roma; Roma) is the capital city of Italy and a special comune (named Comune di Roma Capitale).
Ronan Parke (born 8 August 1998) is an English singer from Poringland, Norfolk, UK who came runner-up in the fifth series of ITV show Britain's Got Talent, despite being the bookies' favourite to win.
Roselea Arbana "Rose" MaddoxMany sources give her birth name as Brogdon.
Roy Rogers (born Leonard Franklin Slye, November 5, 1911 – July 6, 1998) was an American singer and actor.
Russell Potter "Red" Reeder, Jr. (March 4, 1902 – February 22, 1998) was a United States Army officer and author.
The Russian Navy (r, lit. Military-Maritime Fleet of the Russian Federation) is the naval arm of the Russian Armed Forces.
Rwanda (U Rwanda), officially the Republic of Rwanda (Repubulika y'u Rwanda; République du Rwanda), is a sovereign state in Central and East Africa and one of the smallest countries on the African mainland.
Ryan Newman (born April 24, 1998) is an American actress and model.
Ryan Simpkins (born March 28, 1998) is an American actress, known for her performances in films such as Pride and Glory, A Single Man and Revolutionary Road.
Saddam Hussein Abd al-Majid al-Tikriti (Arabic: صدام حسين عبد المجيد التكريتي; 28 April 1937 – 30 December 2006) was President of Iraq from 16 July 1979 until 9 April 2003.
Saint Petersburg (p) is Russia's second-largest city after Moscow, with 5 million inhabitants in 2012, part of the Saint Petersburg agglomeration with a population of 6.2 million (2015).
is a Japanese singer and a member of the Japanese idol girl groups HKT48 and AKB48.
Sir Ahmed Salman Rushdie (born 19 June 1947) is a British Indian novelist and essayist.
Salt Lake City (often shortened to Salt Lake and abbreviated as SLC) is the capital and the most populous municipality of the U.S. state of Utah.
The Salt Lake Organizing Committee for the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games of 2002 (SLOC) was the organization responsible for the 2002 Winter Olympics and 2002 Winter Paralympics in Salt Lake City, USA.
Salwa Eid Naser (born 23 May 1998) is a Bahraini track and field sprinter who specialises in the 400 metres.
Samuel William Yorty (October 1, 1909 – June 5, 1998) was an American politician from Los Angeles, California.
Samantha Isler (born October 26, 1998) is an American actress.
Sandi Lovrič (born 28 March 1998) is an Austrian professional footballer of Slovenian descent who currently plays as a midfielder for Austrian side SK Sturm Graz.
Sani Abacha (20 September 1943 – 8 June 1998) was a Nigerian Army officer and politician who served as the ''de facto'' President of Nigeria from 1993 to 1998.
Sara Samir Elsayed Mohamed Ahmed (Arabic: سارة سمير السيد محمد أحمد; born 1 January 1998) is an Egyptian weightlifter who won a bronze medal in the women's 69 kg event at the 2016 Summer Olympics.
Sarin, or NATO designation GB (G-series, 'B'), is a highly toxic synthetic organophosphorus compound.
is a Japanese figure skater.
Saudi Arabia, officially the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), is a sovereign Arab state in Western Asia constituting the bulk of the Arabian Peninsula.
was a Japanese politician and the 47th Prime Minister of Japan from 3 June 1989 to 10 August 1989.
A scientist is a person engaging in a systematic activity to acquire knowledge that describes and predicts the natural world.
Scott Jones (born 4 February 1998) is a parasport athlete from England competing mainly in F34 throwing events.
The Second Congo War (also known as the Great War of Africa or the Great African War, and sometimes referred to as the African World War) began in August 1998 in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, little more than a year after the First Congo War, and involved some of the same issues.
Between the years AD 1900 and 2099, September 11 of the Gregorian calendar is the leap day of the Coptic and Ethiopian calendars.
It is frequently the day of the autumnal equinox in the Northern Hemisphere and the day of the vernal equinox in the Southern Hemisphere.
Serbia and Montenegro (Srbija i Crna Gora, Србија и Црна Гора; SCG, СЦГ), officially the State Union of Serbia and Montenegro (Državna Zajednica Srbija i Crna Gora, Државна Заједница Србија и Црна Гора), was a country in Southeast Europe, created from the two remaining federal republics of Yugoslavia after its breakup in 1992.
Sergey Mikhaylovich Brin (Серге́й Миха́йлович Брин; born August 21, 1973) is a Russian-born American computer scientist and internet entrepreneur.
Sergio Ismael Díaz Velázquez (born 5 March 1998) is a Paraguayan footballer who plays as a forward for Spanish club Real Madrid Castilla as well as the Paraguay national under-20 football team and the Paraguay national under-23 football team.
Severomorsk (Северомо́рск), previously known as Vayenga (Ваенга), is a closed town in Murmansk Oblast, Russia.
Phyllis Naomi Hurwitz (January 17, 1933 – August 2, 1998), better known as Shari Lewis, was an American ventriloquist, puppeteer, and children's entertainer and television show host.
Shawn Peter Raul Mendes (born August 8, 1998) is a Canadian singer and songwriter.
is the smallest (long and between wide) and least populous (3.8 million) of the four main islands of Japan, located south of Honshu and east of the island of Kyushu.
was a Japanese musician, philosopher, and educator and the inventor of the international Suzuki method of music education and developed a philosophy for educating people of all ages and abilities.
was a Japanese manga artist who became an influential figure in manga, anime, and tokusatsu, creating several immensely popular long-running series such as Cyborg 009, the Super Sentai series and the Kamen Rider Series.
The Shrine Auditorium is a landmark large-event venue in Los Angeles, California.
Si Yajie (born 4 December 1998) is a Chinese female diver.
Sidney Luckman (November 21, 1916 – July 5, 1998) was an American football quarterback for the Chicago Bears of the National Football League (NFL) from 1939 through 1950.
The Sidi-Hamed massacre took place on the night of January 11, 1998 (the last day of Ramadan), in the town of Sidi-Hamed (or Sidi-Hammad), 30 km south of Algiers.
Sierra Schmidt (born May 6, 1998) is an American competition swimmer.
The Solar SystemCapitalization of the name varies.
Salvatore Phillip "Sonny" Bono (February 16, 1935 – January 5, 1998) was an American musician, singer-songwriter, producer, actor, and politician who came to fame in partnership with his second wife Cher, as the popular singing duo Sonny & Cher.
Space Shuttle Endeavour (Orbiter Vehicle Designation: OV-105) is a retired orbiter from NASA's Space Shuttle program and the fifth and final operational shuttle built.
Spencer List (born April 6, 1998) is an American actor.
Sports Illustrated is an American sports magazine owned by Meredith Corporation.
Sputnik 1 (or; "Satellite-1", or "PS-1", Простейший Спутник-1 or Prosteyshiy Sputnik-1, "Elementary Satellite 1") was the first artificial Earth satellite.
Stanford University (officially Leland Stanford Junior University, colloquially the Farm) is a private research university in Stanford, California.
Stefan Kozlov (born 1 February 1998) is an American professional tennis player of Russian descent.
Kwame Ture (born Stokely Carmichael, June 29, 1941November 15, 1998) was a Trinidadian-born prominent organizer in the Civil Rights Movement in the United States and the global Pan-African movement.
STS-88 was the first Space Shuttle mission to the International Space Station (ISS).
Stuart Errol Ungar (September 8, 1953 – November 22, 1998) was a professional poker, blackjack, and gin rummy player, widely regarded to have been the greatest Texas hold 'em and gin player of all time.
A submarine, undersea, or underwater earthquake is an earthquake that occurs underwater at the bottom of a body of water, especially an ocean.
Muhammad Suharto (also written Soeharto;, or Muhammad Soeharto; 8 June 1921 – 27 January 2008) was an Indonesian military leader and politician who served as the second President of Indonesia, holding the office for 31 years from the ousting of Sukarno in 1967 until his resignation in 1998.
A suspension bridge is a type of bridge in which the deck (the load-bearing portion) is hung below suspension cables on vertical suspenders.
is a Japanese actress and model.
Swissair Flight 111 (IATA: SR111, ICAO: SWR111) was a scheduled international passenger flight from New York City, United States, to Geneva, Switzerland.
Sydney is the state capital of New South Wales and the most populous city in Australia and Oceania.
Syria (سوريا), officially known as the Syrian Arab Republic (الجمهورية العربية السورية), is a country in Western Asia, bordering Lebanon and the Mediterranean Sea to the west, Turkey to the north, Iraq to the east, Jordan to the south, and Israel to the southwest.
Takhar (تخار; تخار ولايت) is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan, located in the northeast of the country next to Tajikistan.
Tako Natsvlishvili (თაკო ნაცვლიშვილი; born 9 October 1998) is a Georgian model.
Tammy Wynette (born Virginia Wynette Pugh; May 5, 1942 – April 6, 1998), was an American country music singer-songwriter and one of country music's best-known artists and biggest-selling female singers.
Tamsin Cook (born 25 December 1998) is an Australian competitive swimmer and the junior world champion in the 400-meter freestyle.
Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport is an international airport serving Taipei and northern Taiwan.
Edward James Hughes (17 August 1930 – 28 October 1998) was an English poet and children's writer.
Theodore John Kaczynski (born May 22, 1942), also known as the Unabomber, is an American domestic terrorist.
The Satanic Verses is Salman Rushdie's fourth novel, first published in 1988 and inspired in part by the life of Muhammad, the prophet of Islam.
Theodore John "Theo" Stevenson (born 27 February 1998) is an English actor known for starring as the title character in Horrid Henry: The Movie.
Theodore William "Ted" Schultz (30 April 1902 – 26 February 1998) was an American economist, Nobel Laureate, and chairman of the Chicago School of Economics.
Theresa Merritt Hines (September 24, 1922 June 12, 1998) was an American stage, film, and television actress and singer.
Thermonuclear fusion is a way to achieve nuclear fusion by using extremely high temperatures.
Tijana Bogdanović (Тијана Богдановић, born 5 May 1998 in Kruševac) is a Serbian taekwondo practitioner.
Tim Maia (September 28, 1942 – March 15, 1998), born Sebastião Rodrigues Maia in Rio de Janeiro city, was a Brazilian musician, songwriter and businessman known for his iconoclastic, ironic, outspoken, and humorous musical style.
Evans Timothy Fosu Fosu-Mensah (born 2 January 1998) is a Dutch professional footballer who plays as a defensive midfielder, centre-back or full-back for English club Manchester United and the Netherlands national team.
Sir William Timothy Gowers, (born 20 November 1963) is a British mathematician.
Titanic is a 1997 American epic romance-disaster film directed, written, co-produced and co-edited by James Cameron.
Todor Hristov Zhivkov (Тодор Христов Живков; 7 September 1911 – 5 August 1998) was the communist leader of the People's Republic of Bulgaria (PRB) from 4 March 1954 until 10 November 1989.
Thomas Davies (born 30 June 1998) is an English professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Premier League club Everton and the England national under-21 team.
Tommy Quaid (23 April 1957 – 10 October 1998) was an Irish sportsperson.
Tornado Alicia Black (born May 12, 1998) is an American tennis player.
Rayford Trae Young (born September 19, 1998) is an American professional basketball player for the Atlanta Hawks of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
Fe'Zahn Tremaine Edmunds (born May 2, 1998) is an American football linebacker for the Buffalo Bills of the National Football League (NFL).
Trent John Alexander-Arnold (born 7 October 1998) is an English professional footballer who plays as a right back for Premier League club Liverpool and the England national team.
Trento (anglicized as Trent; local dialects: Trènt; Trient) is a city on the Adige River in Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol in Italy.
Trevor Berghan (13 July 1914 – 23 September 1998) was a New Zealand rugby union player.
Tyler Pierce (born October 12, 1998) is an American figure skater.
The United Nations (UN) is an intergovernmental organization tasked to promote international cooperation and to create and maintain international order.
The United States Department of Justice (DOJ), also known as the Justice Department, is a federal executive department of the U.S. government, responsible for the enforcement of the law and administration of justice in the United States, equivalent to the justice or interior ministries of other countries. The department was formed in 1870 during the Ulysses S. Grant administration. The Department of Justice administers several federal law enforcement agencies including the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA). The department is responsible for investigating instances of financial fraud, representing the United States government in legal matters (such as in cases before the Supreme Court), and running the federal prison system. The department is also responsible for reviewing the conduct of local law enforcement as directed by the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994. The department is headed by the United States Attorney General, who is nominated by the President and confirmed by the Senate and is a member of the Cabinet. The current Attorney General is Jeff Sessions.
The United States House of Representatives is the lower chamber of the United States Congress, the Senate being the upper chamber.
The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) is the National Olympic Committee for the United States.
The ''Unity'' module as seen in May 2011 The Unity connecting module, also known as Node 1, was the first U.S.-built component of the International Space Station.
USS Yorktown (CV-5) was an aircraft carrier commissioned in the United States Navy from 1937 until she was sunk at the Battle of Midway in June 1942.
The USSR State Prize (Госуда́рственная пре́мия СССР, Gosudarstvennaya premiya SSSR) was the Soviet Union's state honor.
Valerie Hobson, Baroness Profumo (Italy),(14 April 1917 – 13 November 1998), was an Irish-born actress who appeared in a number of films during the 1930s, 1940s and 1950s.
Vashti Cunningham (born January 18, 1998) is an American track and field athlete specializing in the high jump.
Vasilisa Alexandrovna Davankova (Василиса Александровна Даванкова; born 2 May 1998) is a Russian Ice dancer.
Venezuela, officially denominated Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela (República Bolivariana de Venezuela),Previously, the official name was Estado de Venezuela (1830–1856), República de Venezuela (1856–1864), Estados Unidos de Venezuela (1864–1953), and again República de Venezuela (1953–1999).
The Venezuelan presidential election of 1998, was held on 6 December 1998, to elect the new president of the country.
The Vietnam War (Chiến tranh Việt Nam), also known as the Second Indochina War, and in Vietnam as the Resistance War Against America (Kháng chiến chống Mỹ) or simply the American War, was a conflict that occurred in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia from 1 November 1955 to the fall of Saigon on 30 April 1975.
Viktoriya Zeynep Güneş or Viktoria Solnceva (Вікторія Солнцева; born 19 June 1998) is a Ukrainian (until 2014) and Turkish (since 2014) swimmer.
Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov, better known by the alias Lenin (22 April 1870According to the new style calendar (modern Gregorian), Lenin was born on 22 April 1870. According to the old style (Old Julian) calendar used in the Russian Empire at the time, it was 10 April 1870. Russia converted from the old to the new style calendar in 1918, under Lenin's administration. – 21 January 1924), was a Russian communist revolutionary, politician and political theorist.
Vladimir Prelog ForMemRS (23 July 1906 – 7 January 1998) was a Croatian-Swiss organic chemist who received the 1975 Nobel Prize in chemistry for his research into the stereochemistry of organic molecules and reactions.
Voyager 1 is a space probe launched by NASA on September 5, 1977.
Walter Kohn (March 9, 1923 – April 19, 2016) was an Austrian-born American theoretical physicist and theoretical chemist.
Walter L. Morgan (July 23, 1898 – September 2, 1998) was the founder of the Wellington Fund, the first balanced mutual fund in the United States and one of the oldest surviving mutual funds.
A war crime is an act that constitutes a serious violation of the laws of war that gives rise to individual criminal responsibility.
Wendy Orlean Williams (May 28, 1949 – April 6, 1998) was an American singer, songwriter and actress.
The Wilaya of Relizane massacres of 4 January 1998 took place in three remote villages around Oued Rhiou about 150 miles (240 km) west of Algiers, during the Algerian conflict of the 1990s.
Willem "Wim" Drees Jr. (24 December 1922 – 5 September 1998) was a Dutch politician of the Democratic Socialists '70 (DS'70).
William Frankfather (born Billy Joe Frankfather; August 4, 1944 – December 28, 1998) was an American film and television actor.
William Thomas Gaddis, Jr. (December 29, 1922 – December 16, 1998) was an American novelist.
Wright Marion Morris (January 6, 1910 – April 25, 1998) was an American novelist, photographer, and essayist.
Xu Shilin (born 10 January 1998 in Zhongshan) is a Chinese tennis player.
Jahseh Dwayne Ricardo Onfroy (January 23, 1998 – June 18, 2018), known professionally as XXXTentacion, was an American rapper, singer, and songwriter.
Yang Hao (born 3 February 1998) is a Chinese diver.
Yang Shangkun (3 August 1907 – 14 September 1998) was President of the People's Republic of China from 1988 to 1993, and was a powerful Vice Chairman and Secretary-General of the Central Military Commission under Deng Xiaoping.
The Yangtze, which is 6,380 km (3,964 miles) long, is the longest river in Asia and the third-longest in the world.
Youm-e-Takbir (یوم تکبیر; lit. The day of greatness) is celebrated as a national day in Pakistan on May 28 in commemoration of Chagai-I and Chagai-II when Pakistan detonated seven nuclear devices in response to India's five detonations of Pokhran-II in 1998, 17 days after the incident.
Yulia Vyacheslavovna Lipnitskaya (alt. spelling: Julia Lipnitskaia; Ю́лия Вячесла́вовна Липни́цкая,; born 5 June 1998) is a Russian former competitive figure skater.
Yuri Alekseyevich Gagarin (p; 9 March 1934 – 27 March 1968) was a Soviet pilot and cosmonaut.
Yury Petrovich Artyukhin (Ю́рий Петро́вич Артю́хин; June 22, 1930 – August 4, 1998) was a Soviet Russian cosmonaut and engineer who made a single flight into space.
Zachary Adam Gordon (born February 15, 1998) is an American actor.
Zarya (Dawn), also known as the Functional Cargo Block or FGB (from the Funktsionalno-gruzovoy blok or ФГБ), is the first module of the International Space Station to be launched.
Zhang Chongren (27 September 1907 – 8 October 1998), also known as Chang Chong-jen, was a Chinese artist and sculptor best remembered in Europe as the friend of Hergé, the Belgian cartoonist and creator of The Adventures of Tintin.
As of March 1 (O.S. February 17), when the Julian calendar acknowledged a leap day and the Gregorian calendar did not, the Julian calendar fell one day further behind, bringing the difference to 13 days until February 28 (O.S. February 15), 2100.
As the second year of the massive Russo-Japanese War began, more than 100,000 died in the largest world battles of that era, and the war chaos lead to a revolution against the Tsar (Shostakovich's 11th Symphony is subtitled The Year 1905 to commemorate this).
According to NASA reports, 1908 was the coldest recorded year since 1880.
A highlight was the race for the South Pole.
This year saw the beginning of what became known as World War I, after an heir to the Austrian throne was assassinated by a Serbian nationalist.
Below, the events of World War I have the "WWI" prefix.
Below, the events of the First World War have the "WWI" prefix.
This year was famous for the October Revolution in Russia, by Vladimir Lenin.
This year is famous for the end of the First World War, on the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month, as well as for the flu pandemic, that killed 50-100 million people worldwide.
This year marked the end of a period known in American history as the Roaring Twenties after the Wall Street Crash of 1929 ushered in a worldwide Great Depression.
This year also marks the start of the Second World War, the largest and deadliest conflict in human history.
Below, the events of World War II have the "WWII" prefix.
Below, the events of World War II have the "WWII" acronym.
Below, events of World War II have the "WWII" prefix.
Below, events of World War II have the "WWII" prefix.
Below, events of World War II have the "WWII" prefix.
This year also marks the end of the Second World War, the deadliest conflict in human history.
It is also known as the "Year of Africa" because of major events—particularly the independence of seventeen African nations—that focused global attention on the continent and intensified feelings of Pan-Africanism.
As MAD Magazine pointed out on its cover for the March 1961 issue, this was the first "upside-up" year — i.e., one in which the numerals that form the year look the same as when the numerals are rotated upside down, a strobogrammatic number — since 1881.
It was also declared the International Women's Year by the United Nations and the European Architectural Heritage Year by the Council of Europe.
The year 1985 was designated as the International Youth Year by the United Nations.
1989 was a turning point in political history because a wave of revolutions swept the Eastern Bloc in Europe, starting in Poland and Hungary, with experiments in power sharing, coming to a head with the opening of the Berlin Wall in November, and the Velvet Revolution in Czechoslovakia, embracing the overthrow of the communist dictatorship in Romania in December, and ending in December 1991 with the dissolution of the Soviet Union.
Important events of 1990 include the Reunification of Germany and the unification of Yemen, the formal beginning of the Human Genome Project (finished in 2003), the launch of the Hubble Space Telescope, the separation of Namibia from South Africa, and the Baltic states declaring independence from the Soviet Union amidst Perestroika.
The 1993 World Trade Center bombing was a terrorist attack on the World Trade Center, carried out on February 26, 1993, when a truck bomb detonated below the North Tower of the World Trade Center in New York City.
This was the first year that the Internet was entirely privatized, with the United States government no longer providing public funding.
The 1998 FIFA World Cup was the 16th FIFA World Cup, the world championship for men's national association football teams.
The 1998 FIFA World Cup Final was a football match that was played on 12 July 1998 at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis to determine the winner of the 1998 FIFA World Cup.
On October 18, 1998, a pipeline explosion occurred in the community of Jesse (geographical coordinates), southeast of Lagos, Nigeria.
The 1998 Papua New Guinea earthquake occurred on July 17 with a moment magnitude of 7.0 and a maximum Mercalli intensity of VIII (Severe).
The 1998 Sydney water crisis involved the suspected contamination by the microscopic pathogens cryptosporidium and giardia of the water supply system of Greater Metropolitan Sydney, between July and September 1998.
The 1998 United States embassy bombings were attacks that occurred on August 7, 1998, in which over 200 people were killed in nearly simultaneous truck bomb explosions in two East African cities, one at the United States Embassy in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, the other at the United States Embassy in Nairobi, Kenya.
The 1998 Winter Olympics, officially the, and commonly known as Nagano 1998, was a winter multi-sport event celebrated from 7 to 22 February 1998 in Nagano, Japan.
The 2002 Olympic Winter Games bid scandal was a scandal involving allegations of bribery used to win the rights to host the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States.
The 2002 Winter Olympics, officially the XIX Olympic Winter Games and commonly known as Salt Lake 2002, were a winter multi-sport event that was celebrated from 8 to 24 February 2002 in and around Salt Lake City, Utah, United States.
2003 was designated the.
2017 was designated as International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development by the United Nations General Assembly.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
The 70th Academy Awards ceremony, organized by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), took place on March 23, 1998, at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles beginning at 6:00 p.m. PST / 9:00 p.m. EST.
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