On This Day

What Happened on January 10, 1999

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Appears on tv showTelevision Debut

"The Sopranos", starring James Gandolfini as mobster Tony Soprano, debuts on HBO

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

25th People's Choice Awards: Tom Hanks & Sandra Bullock win (Dramatic Motion Picture) and Tim Allen & Helen Hunt win (TV)

Actress Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
Actress Sandra Bullock
Sandra Bullock
Actor Tim Allen
Tim Allen
  • Fatboy Slim (Norman Cook) achieves his third UK No.1 single with 'Praise You'

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Parker, American singer (Arthur Godfrey Show, Masquerade Party), dies at 95
  • Sir Edward Williams, Australian judge (b. 1921)