On This Day

What Happened on June 1, 1999

Historical Events


Music releaseAlbum Release

British singer Dido's debut album, "No Angel", is released in the United States

Singer Dido
Singer
Dido

Famous Deaths

  • Christopher Cockerell, English engineer and inventor (Hovercraft), dies at 88
  • Mr. Prospector, American thoroughbred racehorse and breeding stallion (most influential sire of his generation), dies of complications from colic at 29
1999 Highlights

About June 1, 1999

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 2 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Gemini