1998

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1998 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar1998
MCMXCVIII
Ab urbe condita2751
Armenian calendar1447
ԹՎ ՌՆԽԷ
Assyrian calendar6748
Bahá'í calendar154–155
Bengali calendar1405
Berber calendar2948
British Regnal year46 Eliz. 2 – 47 Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar2542
Burmese calendar1360
Byzantine calendar7506–7507
Chinese calendar丁丑(Fire Ox)
4694 or 4634
    — to —
戊寅年 (Earth Tiger)
4695 or 4635
Coptic calendar1714–1715
Discordian calendar3164
Ethiopian calendar1990–1991
Hebrew calendar5758–5759
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat2054–2055
 - Shaka Samvat1920–1921
 - Kali Yuga5099–5100
Holocene calendar11998
Igbo calendar998–999
Iranian calendar1376–1377
Islamic calendar1418–1419
Japanese calendarHeisei 10
(平成10年)
Juche calendar87
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4331
Minguo calendarROC 87
民國87年
Thai solar calendar2541
Unix time883612800–915148799

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]

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New rubles

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Akashi-Kaikyo Bridge

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Aug.7: Nairobi Embassy bombing.

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

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  1. "1998 INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF THE OCEAN". December 29, 1997. Archived from the original on July 7, 2010. Retrieved February 29, 2016. 
  2. "Inside Indonesia - Digest 86 - Towards a mapping of 'at risk' groups in Indonesia". serve.com. Archived from the original on 20 September 2000. 
  3. "[INDONESIA-L] DIGEST - The May Riot". ohiou.edu. 
  4. "ASIET NetNews Number 20 - June 1-7, 1998". asia-pacific-solidarity.net. 
  5. "Constitutional Change and Democracy in Indonesia". google.com. 
  6. Collins 2002, p. 597.
  7. BBC NEWS | UK | Flying over the top of the world
  8. "The History Of Google – Searching The World" (notes), Matt Jacks, 10 January 2005, webpage: WAH-HGoogle.