On This Day

What Happened on April 27, 1999

Famous Deaths

  • Al Hirt, American jazz trumpeter (Greatest Horn in the World), dies of liver failure at 76
  • Cyril Washbrook, English cricketer (stalwart Lancs & England opener), dies at 84
1999 Highlights

About April 27, 1999

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 1 month and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: No Scrubs - TLC
  • UK #1 Song: Swear It Again - Westlife