What Happened on June 26, 1999

Historical Events

  • NHL Draft: Long Beach Ice Dogs (IHL) center Patrik Stefan first pick by Atlanta Thrashers

Famous Weddings

  • Bestselling novelist Tom Clancy (52) weds freelance journalist Alexandra Llewellyn (32) in Manhattan

Famous Deaths

  • Angelo Bertelli, American College Football Hall of Fame quarterback (Heisman Trophy 1943, National C'ship 1943, Notre Dame), dies of brain cancer at 78
1999 Highlights

About June 26, 1999

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 11 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: If You Had My Love - Jennifer Lopez
  • UK #1 Song: Boom Boom Boom Boom!! - Vengaboys