Historical Events for July 1998
Events 1 - 12 of 12
5th - 53rd US Women's Open Golf Championship at Blackwolf Run GC, Kohler WI
6th - Hong Kong's Kai Tak Airport is closed and the new Hong Kong International Airport at Chek Lap Kok becomes operational.
7th - 69th All Star Baseball Game: at Coors Field, Denver
10th - Roman Catholic sex abuse cases: The Diocese of Dallas agrees to pay $23.4 million to nine former altar boys who claimed they were sexually abused by former priest Rudolph Kos.
12th - 16th Seniors Players Golf Championship:
12th - Jamie Farr Kroger Golf Classic
17th - Russia buries tsar Nicholas II & family, 80 years after they died
19th - 127th British Golf Open: at Royal Birkdale
19th - JAL Big Apple Golf Classic
20th - Two hundred aid workers from CARE International, Doctors Without Borders and other aid groups leave Afghanistan on orders of the Taliban.
24th - Russell Eugene Weston Jr. bursts into the United States Capitol and opens fire killing two police officers. He is later ruled to be incompetent to stand trial.
26th - 19th US Senior Golf Open ends at Riviera CC, Pacific Palisades, Calif