1998

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This article is about the year 1998. For the number, see 1998 (number). For other uses, see 1998 (disambiguation).
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1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (dominical letter D) of the Gregorian calendar, the 1998th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 998th year of the 2nd millennium, the 98th year of the 20th century, and the 9th year of the 1990s decade.

1998 was designated as:

  • International Year of the Ocean[1]

Events

January

New rubles

February

March

April

Akashi-Kaikyo Bridge

May

June

July

August

Aug.7: Nairobi Embassy bombing.

September

Canadian Coast Guard Vessel Henry Hudson searches for Swissair Flight 111 debris

October

November

December

Date unknown

Births

Births
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January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Deaths

Main article: Deaths in 1998
Deaths
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January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Nobel Prizes

Fields Medal

In fiction

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