On This Day

What Happened on July 27, 1999

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Tony Hawk is the first skateboarder to land a "900"

Skateboarder Tony Hawk
Tony Hawk

Famous Deaths

  • Aleksandr Danilovich Aleksandrov, Russian mathematician, physicist, philosopher, and mountaineer, dies at 86
  • Sweets Edison, American jazz trumpet player (b. 1915)
1999 Highlights

About July 27, 1999

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 3 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Leo