On This Day

What Happened on August 4, 1999

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Deaths

  • Carl Toms, British stage designer (1 Million BC, Moon Zero Two), dies at 72
  • Liselott Linsenhoff, German equestrian rider (Olympic gold 1968, 72), dies at 71
  • Victor Mature, American actor (I Wake Up Screaming, Samson and Delilah), dies from leukaemia at 86