What Happened on January 11, 1999

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Music awardsMusic Awards

26th American Music Awards: Celine Dion & Eric Clapton win

Singer Celine Dion
Singer
Celine Dion
Rocker, Blues Guitarist and Singer-Songwriter Eric Clapton
Rocker, Blues Guitarist and Singer-Songwriter
Eric Clapton
  • Bülent Ecevit becomes Prime Minister of Turkey for the 4th time

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Marty Schottenheimer resigns as head coach of the Kansas City Chiefs


Famous Deaths

  • Brian Moore, Irish novelist (Catholics, Doctor's Wife), dies at 77
  • Fabrizio de André, Italian singer (b. 1940)
  • Naomi Mitchison, Scottish novelist and poet (b. 1897)