On This Day

What Happened on April 11, 1999

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Film tv awardsBAFTA Awards

52nd British Film and Television Awards (BAFTAS): "Shakespeare in Love" Best Film, Peter Weir Best Director

Playwright and Screenwriter Tom Stoppard
Playwright and Screenwriter
Tom Stoppard

Sport awardUS Masters Golf

63rd US Masters Tournament, Augusta National GC: José María Olazábal of Spain wins his second Masters title, 2 strokes ahead of Davis Love III and 3 from of Greg Norman

Golfer Greg Norman
Golfer
Greg Norman
  • Neil Jenkins converts a Scott Gibbs try to give Wales a famous, 32-31 win over England at Wembley Stadium; allows Scotland to win final Five Nations Rugby Championship; reverts to 6 teams in 2000