On This Day

What Happened on January 30, 1999

Historical Events


Sport awardAustralian Open Women's Tennis

Australian Open Women's Tennis: Martina Hingis of Switzerland wins her 3rd consecutive Australian title; beats unseeded Amélie Mauresmo 6-2, 6-3

Tennis Player Martina Hingis
Tennis Player
Martina Hingis

Famous Deaths

  • Ed Herlihy, American broadcaster (b. 1909)
  • Henry "Huntz" Hall, American actor (Cyclone, Gas Pump Girls, The Rating Game), dies from congestive heart failure at 76
1999 Highlights

About January 30, 1999

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 10 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aquarius