On This Day

What Happened on April 18, 1999

Historical Events

  • PGA Seniors' Championship Men’s Golf, PGA National GC: Allen Doyle wins first of 4 Senior PGA major titles with a 2 stroke margin over runner-up Vicente Fernández of Argentina

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Wayne Gretzky plays his last game in the NHL, as his New York Rangers lose 2-1 to the Pittsburgh Penguins

Ice Hockey Great Wayne Gretzky
Ice Hockey Great
Wayne Gretzky

Famous Deaths

  • Gian-Carlo Rota, Italian-born American mathematician & philosopher, dies at 66
1999 Highlights

About April 18, 1999

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 4 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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