1998 in animation

Events in 1998 in animation.

Years in animation: 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001
Centuries: 19th century · 20th century · 21st century
Decades: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s 2010s 2020s
Years: 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001

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  • August 31: The first episode of Disney's Hercules is broadcast.[21]

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Date Title Channel Year
January 6 The New Chucklewood Critters N/A 1998–99
February 7 Silver Surfer Fox Kids 1998
Toonsylvania 1998–99
Ned's Newt
March 1 The Country Mouse and the City Mouse Adventures HBO
March 15 PB&J Otter Playhouse Disney 1998–00
April 4 CatDog Nickelodeon 1998–05
May 14 Celebrity Deathmatch MTV 1998–07
June 8 Invasion America The WB 1998
July 18 Bad Dog The Family Channel 1998–00
July 19 Oh Yeah! Cartoons Nickelodeon
August 15 Donkey Kong Country Fox Family
Monster Farm 1998–99
Walter Melon
August 18 Ohh Nooo! Mr. Bill Presents 1998–99
August 31 Hercules ABC 1998-99
September 1 The Wild Thornberrys Nickelodeon 1998–04
September 5 The Secret Files of the Spy Dogs Fox Kids 1998–99
September 7 RoboCop: Alpha Commando Syndication
September 8 Pokémon: Indigo League Syndication, Kids' WB 1998–00
September 12 Godzilla: The Series Fox Kids
Mad Jack the Pirate 1998–99
The Mr. Potato Head Show
Oggy and the Cockroaches 1998–2019
September 14 Histeria! Kids' WB 1998–00
September 16 Shadow Raiders Syndication 1998–99
September 18 Voltron: The Third Dimension 1998–00
September 19 Pinky, Elmyra & the Brain Kids' WB 1998–99
Anatole CBS 1998–99
Dumb Bunnies
Mythic Warriors 1998–00
The Lionhearts Syndication 1998
September 30 Elliot Moose PBS 1998–00
October 3 Birdz CBS 1998–99
Flying Rhino Junior High 1998–00
October 4 Rolie Polie Olie Playhouse Disney 1998–04
October 5 Noddy PBS 1998–00
October 9 The Wacky Adventures of Ronald McDonald VHS 1998–03
October 10 Brats of the Lost Nebula Kids' WB 1998–99
November 2 Jay Jay the Jet Plane TLC, PBS Kids 1998–05
November 18 The Powerpuff Girls (1998) Cartoon Network

Television series endingsEdit

Date Title Channel Year Notes
January 4 Inspector Gadget's Field Trip The History Channel 1996–98 Cancelled
January 10 Jungle Cubs ABC
January 31 Spider-Man (1994) Fox Kids 1994–98
February 23 Bobby's World 1990–98 Ended
February 25 Channel Umptee-3 Kids' WB 1997–98 Cancelled
March 2 Life with Louie Fox Kids 1994–98 Ended
March 4 101 Dalmatians: The Series ABC 1997–98 Cancelled
March 7 Gadget Boy & Heather Syndication, The History Channel 1995–98
March 27 Big Bag Cartoon Network 1996–98
April 25 The Adventures of Sam & Max: Freelance Police Fox Kids 1997–98
May 16 Silver Surfer 1998
June 26 Salty's Lighthouse TLC 1997–98
July 7 Invasion America The WB 1998
October 17 The Spooktacular New Adventures of Casper Fox Kids 1996–98
November 6 All Dogs Go to Heaven: The Series Syndication, Fox Family
November 14 Animaniacs Kids' WB 1993–98
Pinky and the Brain 1995–98
December 12 The Lionhearts Syndication 1998

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  • August 14: Stanislav Holý, Czech graphic artist, caricaturist, animation designer, children's book illustrator and animator (Mr. Pip), dies at age 55.[63]
  • August 25: Lee Gunther, American film editor (co-founder of Marvel Productions), dies at age 63.

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SourcesEdit

  1. ^ Damien at IMDb
  2. ^ The Joy of Sect at IMDb
  3. ^ Mecha-Streisand at IMDb
  4. ^ PB&J Otter at IMDb
  5. ^ "The 70th Academy Awards (1998) Nominees and Winners". Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. AMPAS. Archived from the original on November 9, 2014. Retrieved November 19, 2011.
  6. ^ Terrance and Phillip in Not Without My Anus at IMDb
  7. ^ Cowboy Bebop at IMDb
  8. ^ CatDog at IMDb
  9. ^ "Yu-Gi-Oh! (manga)". Anime News Network. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
  10. ^ Stressed Eric at IMDb
  11. ^ "The Simpsons' 200th ends by uprooting all of Springfield—you know, as one does". TV Club. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
  12. ^ Celebrity Deathmatch at IMDb
  13. ^ Quest for Camelot at IMDb
  14. ^ Natural Born Kissers at IMDb
  15. ^ a b "Phil Hartman, wife die in apparent murder–suicide". CNN. May 28, 1998. Retrieved May 25, 2007.
  16. ^ Mulan at IMDb
  17. ^ Bob and Margaret at IMDb
  18. ^ "Oh Yeah! Cartoons 1-2". November 13, 2007. Retrieved August 2, 2020 – via Flickr.
  19. ^ "Les Lascars (1998)". Retrieved August 2, 2020 – via www.allocine.fr.
  20. ^ "Roy O. Disney". October 25, 2019. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
  21. ^ Hercules (TV Series) at IMDb
  22. ^ "Cousin Skeeter". TV.com. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
  23. ^ The Wild Thornberrys at IMDb
  24. ^ "Archibald the Koala". Millimages. Archived from the original on November 4, 2006. Retrieved December 25, 2006.
  25. ^ Oggy and the Cockroaches at IMDb
  26. ^ Godzilla: The Series at IMDb
  27. ^ Histeria! at IMDb
  28. ^ Antz at IMDb
  29. ^ Susan King (September 6, 1998). "Wake-Up Calls". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved April 23, 2018.
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  31. ^ "Prince Mackaroo (TV)". Anime News Network. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
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  33. ^ Bunny at IMDb
  34. ^ "Hooray for Hollywood – Librarian Names 25 More Films to National Registry" (Press release). Library of Congress. November 16, 1998. Retrieved July 22, 2009.
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  36. ^ The Powerpuff Girls at IMDb
  37. ^ The Rugrats Movie at IMDb
  38. ^ A Bug's Life at IMDb
  39. ^ Bob the Builder at IMDb
  40. ^ Kirikou and the Sorceress at IMDb
  41. ^ Gnomes at IMDb
  42. ^ The Prince of Egypt at IMDb
  43. ^ Rex the Runt at IMDb
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  48. ^ Collin, Robbie. "Goodbye Studio Ghibli, your genius will endure", "The Telegraph", 4 August 2014. Retrieved on 20 February 2019.
  49. ^ "Tom McKimson". lambiek.net. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
  50. ^ Art Seidel at IMDb
  51. ^ "Obituary: Linda McCartney". BBC. April 19, 1998. Retrieved June 9, 2011.
  52. ^ "Enrique Riverón". lambiek.net. Retrieved October 21, 2020.
  53. ^ "Special Report: Final curtain for Sinatra". BBC News. May 20, 1998. Archived from the original on July 20, 2019. Retrieved June 30, 2022.
  54. ^ "Sherman Labby dead at 68". Variety. June 16, 1998. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
  55. ^ "William L. Snyder, 80, Producer Of Acclaimed Animated Films". The New York Times. July 2, 1998. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
  56. ^ Gray, Tam Martinides; Michele Lynn Orecklin; Jessica Yadegaran (June 22, 1998). "Milestones". Time. Archived from the original on May 10, 2008. Retrieved December 13, 2008.
  57. ^ "The Mystery of the Female Disney Animator".
  58. ^ "Remembering the Other Retta: Disney Feature Animation's Retta Davidson".
  59. ^ Richard Thompson at IMDb
  60. ^ Raimbaud. Retrieved August 2, 2020 – via BnF Catalogue général (http://catalogue.bnf.fr).
  61. ^ Roy Rogers at IMDb
  62. ^ "Tony Sgroi". lambiek.net. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
  63. ^ "Zemřel otec "jůheláků" Stanislav Holý". Retrieved August 2, 2020.
  64. ^ "Mythbusters' Adam Savage remembers his father's Sesame Street animations". TV Club. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
  65. ^ Gussow, Mel (October 4, 1998). "Roddy McDowall, 70, Dies; Child Star and Versatile Actor". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved September 13, 2021.
  66. ^ Jack Boyd at IMDb
  67. ^ "Jacques Eggermont". lambiek.net.
  68. ^ "Ray Goossens". lambiek.net.
  69. ^ Don Patterson at IMDb
  70. ^ "Kazuo Harada". AllCinema.
  71. ^ "André LeBlanc".
  72. ^ Richard Paul at IMDb

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