What Happened on April 19, 1999

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 103rd Boston Marathon: Joseph Chebet of Kenya 1st man in 2:09:52 and Fatuma Roba of Ethiopia 1st woman in 2:23:25
  • The German Bundestag returns to Berlin.

Famous Deaths

  • David Sanes, US Navy employee
  • Hermine Braunsteiner, Nazi war criminal (b. 1919)