On This Day

What Happened on March 12, 1999

Historical Events

  • Former Warsaw Pact members the Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland join NATO.

Famous Birthdays

  • Janja Garnbret, Slovenian competitive climber, born in Slovenj Gradec, Slovenia

Famous Deaths

  • Yehudi Menuhin, American-British violinist, conductor and teacher (Bartok's Sonata), dies at 82
1999 Highlights

About March 12, 1999

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 7 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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