On This Day

What Happened on December 20, 1999

Historical Events

  • Portugal returns Macau to China

Famous Deaths

  • Riccardo Freda, Italian film director and screenwriter (Theodora, Slave Empress), dies at 90
  • [Clarence] Hank Snow, Canadian country singer (I'm Moving On, I Went to Your Wedding), dies of heart failure at 85
1999 Highlights

About December 20, 1999

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 8 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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