What Happened on April 5, 1999

Historical Events

Lockerbie Bombing of Pan Am Flight 103

Two Libyans suspected of bringing down Pan Am flight 103 in 1988 are handed over for eventual trial in the Netherlands

Famous Weddings

Wayne Brady

Talk show host Wayne Brady (26) weds dancer Mandie Taketa

Famous Deaths

  • Paul David, French Canadian cardiologist (b. 1919)
1999 Highlights

About April 5, 1999

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 11 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Easter Monday (Australia, Ireland, New Zealand, United Kingdom)

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: No Scrubs - TLC
  • UK #1 Song: Flat Beat - Mr Oizo