On This Day

What Happened on February 11, 1999

Historical Events

  • Pluto moves further away from the sun than Neptune regaining its status as solar system's outermost planet, a title it will retain for 228 years

Famous Deaths

  • Jaki Byard, American jazz pianist (Charlie Mingus), saxophonist, drummer, composer, arranger, and educator, dies from an unsolved gunshot at 76
1999 Highlights

About February 11, 1999

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 3 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aquarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Angel Of Mine - Monica
  • UK #1 Song: Maria - Blondie