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1998
   BBC Sports Personality of the Year was   
Michael Owen
Footballer
1998
   FIFA World Cup winners were   
France
Mulan
   was released in   
1998
Mighty Joe Young
   was released in   
1998
The Jungle Book: Mowgli's Story
   was released in   
1998
The Lion King II: Simba's Pride
   was released in   
1998
Pocahontas II: Journey to a New World
   was released in   
1998
1998
   Formula One Drivers' Championship winner was   
Mika Häkkinen
1998
   Formula One World Constructors' Champion was   
McLaren
1998
   Wimbledon Men's Singles champion was   
Pete Sampras
1998
   Wimbledon Ladies' Singles champion was   
Jana Novotna
1998
   Winter Olympics host was   
Nagano
1998
   Commonwealth Games host was   
Kuala Lumpur
1998
   Grand National was won by   
Earth Summit
1998
   winner of the US Open Men's Singles was   
Patrick Rafter
d. Mark Philippoussis 6-3 3-6 6-2 6-0
1998
   winner of the US Open Women's Singles was   
Lindsay Davenport
1998
   winner of the Australian Open Men's Singles was   
Petr Korda
1998
   World Series Champions were the   
New York Yankees
Swept San Diego Padres in 4 games. MVP: Scott Brosius
1998
   Time 'Person of the Year' was   
Bill Clinton and Kenneth Starr
Second time for Bill Clinton. Kenneth Starr led the investigation that ended in Clinton's impeachment.
1998
   the winner was   
Ricky Williams
RB of Texas
1998
   Swiss Football League Championship winners were   
Grasshopper-Club Zürich
1998
   Playboy Playmate of the Year was   
Karen McDougal
1998
   the winner was   
Katherine Shindle
Evanston, Illinois
1998
   the winner was   
Shakespeare In Love
Directed by John Madden for Miramax
1998
   the winner was   
Real Quiet
Kent Desormeaux
1998
   the winner was   
Mark O'Meara
At Royal Birkdale
1998
   winner of The Masters was   
Mark O'Meara
Won his first Major, The Masters at age 41
1998
   the winners were   
Newcastle Falcons
1998
   UEFA Champions League winners were   
Real Madrid
Spain
1998
   the winner was   
Arantxa Sánchez Vicario
Defeated Monica Seles 7-6(5), 0-6, 6-2
1998
   the winner was   
Nuruddin Farah
Somalia
1998
   Melbourne Cup winner was   
Jezabeel
Jockey - Chris Munce, Trainer - Brian Jenkins, Owner - A. K. Burr, et al, Time - 3.18.59-
First Harry Potter Book Published, Karla Faye Tucker is Executed, Clinton Admits to Lewinsky Affair
   are all   
Major Events of 1998
Karla Faye Tucker was executed in Texas, becoming the first woman executed in the United States since 1984 and the first to be executed in Texas since the American Civil War.
1998
      
The Good Friday Agreement Was Signed
1998
      
Adapted Conventional Armed Forces in Europe Treaty
Replaces ceilings given to NATO and the Warsaw Pact with territorial ones.
1998
      
POP Air Pollution Protocol
Agreement to provide for the control and reduction of emissions of persistent organic pollutants; has not yet come into effect.
1998
      
Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court
Establishes the International Criminal Court.
1998
   winner was   
Victory Gallop
Gary Stevens up, Trainer: Elliott Walden, Owner: Prestonwood Farm -- 2:29.00
1998
   was the debut year for   
Macedonia
8th entries overall. Best rank is 12th place in 2006 year when Elena Risteska sang the song Ninanajna and impressed whole Europe.
1998
   winner was   
Zinedine Zidane
France
1998
   Jeux Sans Frontières winners were   
Szazhalombatta (Hungary)
That would have been fun for the commentators.
David Wells
   pitched a perfect game on   
May 17th 1998
New York Yankees 4, Minnesota Twins 0 at New York, New York -- 34 years old
1998
   was won by   
Alaska Milk Men
The Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) All-Filipino Conference
Calgary Stampeders
   won the Grey Cup in   
1998
Calgary Stampeders defeated Hamilton Tiger-Cats 26-24 at Winnipeg Stadium, Winnipeg, Manitoba on November 22, 1998. Future NFL quarterback Jeff Garcia led Calgary to victory and was named the Most Valuable Player in the game.
1998
   the winner was the   
Detroit Red Wings
1998
   was the year   
The Company Google Was Formed
By Larry Page and Sergey Brin
1998
   was won by   
Chicago Bulls
Defeated the Utah Jazz
1998
   was won by   
Michael Jordan
1998
   player of the year was   
Dennis Bergkamp
Arsenal
1998
   player of the year was   
Dennis Bergkamp
Arsenal






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