1998 in the United States

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Events from the year 1998 in the United States.

Incumbents[edit]

Federal Government[edit]

Executive Branch[edit]

Supreme Court of the United States[edit]

1998 Court Membership
Back row (left to right): Ginsburg, Souter, Thomas, Breyer
Front row (left to right): Scalia, Stevens, Rehnquist, O'Connor, Kennedy

United States Congress[edit]

State Governors[edit]

Events[edit]

January[edit]

January 26: President Clinton becomes embroiled in the Lewinsky scandal

February[edit]

March[edit]

March 27: FDA approves Viagra for erectile dysfunction

April[edit]

May[edit]

May 18: United States v. Microsoft antitrust suit (Bill Gates pictured in his August deposition)

June[edit]

July[edit]

August[edit]

August 7: U.S. embassy bombings in Tanzania and Kenya

September[edit]

September 8: Mark McGwire breaks the single-season home run record

October[edit]

October 29: John Glenn returns to space

November[edit]

December[edit]

Ongoing[edit]

Births[edit]

January[edit]

February[edit]

March[edit]

April[edit]

May[edit]

June[edit]

July[edit]

August[edit]

September[edit]

October[edit]

November[edit]

December[edit]

Full date unknown[edit]

Deaths[edit]

(April 11) (Rodney Michael Harvey July 31st 1967 - April 11th 1998)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "William Rehnquist Biography". biography.com. A&E Television Networks. Retrieved 28 February 2016.
  2. ^ "Maine Voters Repeal a Law On Gay Rights". The New York Times. 12 February 1998. Retrieved 16 July 2016.
  3. ^ "Teen guilty in Mississippi school-shooting rampage". CNN.
  4. ^ "Transcript: Fox News Interviews Scott Ritter – Fox News". 13 September 2002. Retrieved 16 July 2016.
  5. ^ "Corporate Information: Google Milestones". Google, Inc. Archived from the original on 28 October 2009. Retrieved 2009-10-29.

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