On This Day

What Happened on January 23, 1999

Famous Weddings

  • Princess of Monaco Caroline (42) weds dynastic head of the House of Hanover and Britain's King George I descendant Prince Ernst August (45) in Monaco

Famous Deaths

  • Jay Pritzker, American businessman (b. 1922)
  • Prince Lincoln Thompson, Jamaican musician (b. 1949)
  • Thomas C. Mann, American diplomat (U.S. Ambassador to Mexico), dies at 86
1999 Highlights

About January 23, 1999

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 5 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Have You Ever? - Brandy
  • UK #1 Song: A Little Bit More - 911