On This Day

What Happened on January 8, 1999

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Tree planting protest against the privatisation of Karura Forest, including Wangari Maathai, attacked in Kenya prompting outrage

Environmentalist Wangari Maathai
Environmentalist
Wangari Maathai

1999 Highlights

About January 8, 1999

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 1 month and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Capricorn