What Happened on April 16, 1999

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander "Skip" Spence, Canadian-American guitarist, singer and songwriter (Jefferson Airplane), dies of lung cancer at 52
  • Laurence Kirwan, British archaeologist (Sudan and Egyptian Nubia), dies at 91
  • Nicholas Cayzer, British shipping magnate (British and Commonwealth Shipping), dies at 89
1999 Highlights

About April 16, 1999

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 24 years, 1 month and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: No Scrubs - TLC
  • UK #1 Song: Perfect Moment - Martine Mccutcheon