On This Day

What Happened on January 12, 1999

Famous Deaths

  • Betty Lou Gerson, American voice actress (101 Dalmatians, Cinderella), dies of a stroke at 84
  • Doug Wickenheiser, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1961)
  • Leo Cherne, American economist and commentator (All Star News), dies at 86
1999 Highlights

About January 12, 1999

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 9 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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