On This Day

What Happened on January 14, 1999

Historical Events

  • Mel Lastman, Mayor of Toronto, calls in the Army to help with snow removal and emergency medical evacuations after major snowstorm hits the city

Famous Deaths

  • Jerzy Grotowski, Polish theatre director (b. 1933)
  • Robin Bailey, British actor (See No Evil, I Didn't Know You Cared), dies of respiratory failure at 79
1999 Highlights

About January 14, 1999

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 10 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Makar Sankranti / Pongal (India)

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