What Happened on August 28, 1999

Historical Events

  • Philip Glass' Symphony No. 5 "Requiem, Bardo, Nirmanakaya", for chorus and orchestra, premieres at the Salzburg Festival led by Dennis Russell Davies, in Salzburg, Austria

Famous Birthdays

  • Prince Nikolai of Denmark, born in Copenhagen, Denmark
Born in 1999

Famous Weddings

Cathy Moriarty

Actress Cathy Moriarty (38) weds financier Joseph Gentile

1999 Highlights

About August 28, 1999

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 9 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Genie In A Bottle - Christina Aguilera
  • UK #1 Song: Mi Chico Latino - Geri Halliwell