What Happened on January 1, 1999

Historical Events

  • 65th Sugar Bowl: #3 Ohio State beats #8 Texas A&M, 24-14
  • 85th Rose Bowl: #9 Wisconsin beats #6 UCLA, 38-31
  • International Year of Elderly
  • The Euro currency is introduced.
1999 History

About January 1, 1999

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 24 years and 5 months
Leap Year: No

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

Holidays: New Year's Day (Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, United Kingdom, United States)

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I'm Your Angel - R. Kelly & Celine Dion
  • UK #1 Song: Chocolate Salty Balls (P.S. I Love You) - Chef (South Park)