On This Day

What Happened on July 28, 1999

Famous Weddings

  • "Sixteen Candles" actress Molly Ringwald (31) weds French writer Valery Lamerignere in Bordeaux, France

Famous Deaths

  • Rudolf Halaczinsky, German composer, dies at 78
  • Trygve Haavelmo, Norwegian economist and 1989 Nobel laureate for his contributions to econometrics, dies at 87
1999 Highlights

About July 28, 1999

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 4 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Leo