On This Day

What Happened on January 11, 1999

Historical Events

  • Bülent Ecevit becomes Prime Minister of Turkey for the 4th time

Sports History

Marty Schottenheimer resigns as head coach of the Kansas City Chiefs

Famous Deaths

  • Brian Moore, Irish novelist (Catholics, Doctor's Wife), dies at 77
  • Fabrizio de André, Italian singer-songwriter (Storia di un impiegato), dies of lung cancer at 58
  • Naomi Mitchison, Scottish novelist and poet (The Corn King and the Spring Queen), dies at 101
1999 Highlights

About January 11, 1999

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 10 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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