1998 in the United States
Events from the year 1998 in the United States.
1998 in the United States - Wikipedia
Digital Millennium Copyright Act
The Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) is a United States copyright law that implements two 1996 treaties of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO). It criminalizes production and di...
1998 Goodwill Games
The 1998 Goodwill Games was the fourth edition of the international sports competition the Goodwill Games, which were created by Ted Turner in reaction to the political troubles surrounding the Olympi...
Long-Term Capital Management
Long-Term Capital Management L.P. (LTCM) was a hedge fund management firm based in Greenwich, Connecticut that used absolute-return trading strategies combined with high financial leverage. The firm's...
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Miss Universe 1998
Miss Universe 1998, the 47th Miss Universe pageant was held at Stan Sheriff Arena, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA on 12 May 1998. Brook Lee of the USA crowned Wendy Fitzwilliam of Trinidad & Tobago as Miss...
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Miss Teen USA 1998
Miss Teen USA 1998, the 16th Miss Teen USA pageant, was televised live from Shreveport, Louisiana on 17 August 1998. At the conclusion of the final competition, Vanessa Minnillo of South Carolina was...
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Puerto Rican status referendum, 1998
A referendum on the status of the island was held in Puerto Rico on 13 December 1998. Voters were given the choice between statehood, independence, free association, being a territorial commonwealth, ...
Victor Haghani
Victor Haghani (born circa 1962) is an Iranian American financier, one of the founding partners of Long Term Capital Management, a hedge fund which collapsed in 1998, to be eventually bailed out by a ...
Simmons v. Simmons
Simmons v. Simmons, 708 A.2d 949 (1998), was a case decided by the Supreme Court of Connecticut that held that a medical degree is not a property interest subject to division during a divorce proceedi...
Miss USA 1998
Miss USA 1998, the 47th Miss USA pageant, was held in Shreveport, Louisiana in March, 1998. The preliminary competition was held on 6 March 1998 and the final competition on 10 March 1998. The even...
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The Unlocking Technology Act of 2013
The Unlocking Technology Act of 2013 is a United States proposed bi-partisan bill that aims to allow circumvention of digital rights management as long as there is no intention of copyright infringeme...
United Nations Security Council Resolution 1192
UN Security Council Resolution 1192, adopted unanimously on 27 August 1998, after recalling resolutions 731 (1992), 748 (1992) and 883 (1998), the Council welcomed an initiative to try two Libyan susp...
United Nations Security Council Resolution 1192 - Wikipedia