February 11th, 1998, fell on a Wednesday. It was day 42 of 1998. The decade was the 1990s.
22 years, 9 months and 22 days have passed since February 11th, 1998.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on February 11th, 1998:
United States: Nice And Slow - Usher
United Kingdom: Doctor Jones - Aqua
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Titanic" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is February 11th, 1998 and it's a Wednesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Aquarius. Valentine's Day is just around the corner.
In America, the song Nice And Slow by Usher is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Doctor Jones by Aqua is the number one hit song. Bill Clinton is currently the President of the United States and the movie Titanic is at the top of the Box Office.
In the United Kingdom, Tony Blair is the current Prime Minister. It's 1998, so radio stations are being dominated by the likes of Brandy, Monica, Aerosmith, R. Kelly, K-Ci & JoJo, Céline Dion, All Saints, Steps and Will Smith. The Clinton-Lewinsky sex scandal is receiving ongoing media attention.
In Ireland, 19-year-old Fiona Sinnott has gone missing in Broadway, Co. Wexford. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Seinfeld", "Rugrats", "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine" and "Everybody Loves Raymond". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Castlevania: Symphony of the Night", "Fallout", "Grand Theft Auto" and "Age of Empires".
Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Beverly Hills, 90210", "Friends", "Goosebumps" and "Moesha". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Littlest Pet Shop", "Tamagotchi", "The Pokémon Trading Card Game" and "Spice Girls dolls".
News Topics, Fads & Culture
Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on February 11th, 1998.
Late 1990s Fashion
Popular clothing items included pleather pants, high-waisted miniskirts and halter tops. Metallic clothing became more common. Cargo pants and other military-inspired clothing also started to become more popular. Preppy looks became widespread amongst young men, as brands such as Old Navy and Abercrombie & Fitch became more and more favoured. The rave scene also inspired the comeback of more colours.
Shakespeare in Love
"Shakespeare in Love" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1998.
Who were the best football players in 1998?
In 1998, the best soccer players were Zinedine Zidane, Davor Šuker, Ronaldo, Michael Owen, Rivaldo, Gabriel Batistuta, Lilian Thuram, Edgar Davids, Dennis Bergkamp, Marcel Desailly and Frank de Boer.
American model and television host Jenny McCarthy is listed as FHM's sexiest model in 1998.
1998 in movies.
Movies released in 1998 included Armageddon, Saving Private Ryan, Godzilla, There's Something About Mary, A Bug's Life, Deep Impact, Mulan, Dr. Dolittle, Shakespeare in Love, Lethal Weapon 4, Blade, American History X and The Waterboy.
Bill Clinton & Ken Starr
US President Bill Clinton and Ken Starr, the lawyer who published the Starr Report, are both named as the Time Person of the Year in 1998.
Who were the best NBA players in 1998?
In 1998, the best NBA players were Michael Jordan, Shaquille O'Neal, Gary Payton, Tim Duncan, Karl Malone, Grant Hill, Vin Baker, David Robinson, Tim Hardaway, Rod Strickland, Scottie Pippen, Glen Rice, Reggie Miller, Mitch Richmond and Dikembe Mutombo.
1998 in music.
Popular music artists in 1998 included Usher, Céline Dion, K-Ci & JoJo, Next, Shania Twain, Backstreet Boys, Mariah Carey, Brandy, Monica, Sarah McLachlan, Jennifer Paige, Aerosmith, 98 Degrees, Deborah Cox, Britney Spears and All Saints.
Celine Dion - "My Heart Will Go On"
"My Heart Will Go On" by Celine Dion would go on to win a Grammy for 1998's Record of the Year.
In January of 1998, news of the Lewinsky Scandal began to break. Bill Clinton, who was the US President at the time, was accused of engaging in an inappropriate sexual relationship with a White House intern. In August of 1998, Clinton admits that he had an improper physical relationship with the intern.
Basic facts and information about this date:
22 years, 9 months and 22 days have passed since February 11th, 1998.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 07 of 1998.
Leap Year: 1998 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on February 11th, 1998, will be 22 years of age.
People born in 1998 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 887155200.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around February 11th, 1998:
January 14th, 1998: $1.6 million in cash is stolen in a bank robbery at the Bank of America in the World Trade Center.
Bill Clinton was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on February 11th, 1998?
Tony Blair was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?
Bertie Ahern was the Taoiseach of Ireland.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on February 11th, 1998 was probably conceived around the 4th of May, 1997. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on February 11th, 1998 is the 21st of November, 1998. (Rough Estimate).
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Resident Evil 2 - The second game in the series. Starring Leon and Claire as they traverse the Zombie-filled streets of Raccoon City.
Age of Empires - History-based RTS game by Ensemble Studios.
Grand Theft Auto - The first installment in the Grand Theft Auto series. Published by BMG Interactive.
Fallout - Open world role-playing game.
Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee - Platform video game that was published for the PlayStation.
GoldenEye 007 - A first person shooter game that was set in the James Bond universe. Released on the Nintendo 64.
Theme Hospital - Hospital strategy game that was developed by Bullfrog Productions. Released on the PC and PlayStation.
Castlevania: Symphony of the Night - Release by Konami in 1997.
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about February 11th, 1998.
8,333 days have passed since this date.
719,971,200 seconds have passed since the February 11th, 1998.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 839,966,400 times.
Since February 11th, 1998, earth has travelled approximately 371,505,139,200 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 119,995,200 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 61,917,523 steps. That's about 27,519 miles!
Since this date, 8,639,654 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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