On This Day

What Happened on March 7, 1999

Historical Events

  • 40th SEC Men's Basketball Tournament: Kentucky beats Arkansas, 76-63
  • 46th ACC Men's Basketball Tournament: #1 Duke beats #15 North Carolina, 96-73

Famous Deaths

  • Lowell Fulson, Choctaw-Cherokee-American blues guitarist and songwriter (“3 O’Clock Blues”; “Reconsider Baby”), dies at 77
  • Sidney Gottlieb, American CIA official, dies at 80

Person of interestStanley Kubrick

Stanley Kubrick, American film director (2001 A Space Odyssey, A Clockwork Orange) dies at 70

Film Director Stanley Kubrick
Film Director
Stanley Kubrick

1999 Highlights

About March 7, 1999

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 7 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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