What Happened on May 10, 1999

Famous Deaths

  • Shel Silverstein, American writer and cartoonist (Now Here's My Plan: A Book of Futilities; The Giving Tree) and songwriter ("A Boy Named Sue"; "The Cover Of The Rolling Stone"), dies at 68
1999 Highlights

About May 10, 1999

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 8 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Livin' La Vida Loca - Ricky Martin
  • UK #1 Song: I Want It That Way - Backstreet Boys