On This Day

What Happened on December 4, 1999

Historical Events

  • 8th SEC Championship Game: #7 Alabama beats #5 Florida, 34-7

Famous Weddings

Philippe of Belgium

Crown Prince Philippe of Belgium (38) and heir apparent to Belgium throne weds Mathilde d'Udekem d'Acoz (25) in Brussels, Belgium

Famous Deaths

  • Rose Elizabeth Bird, California Supreme Court Justice (1977-87), dies at 63
  • Sylvester Clarke, West Indian cricket fast bowler (11 Tests, 42 wickets), dies from a heart attack at 44
1999 Highlights

About December 4, 1999

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 22 years and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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