On This Day

What Happened on May 21, 1999

Memories of Elvis

Historical Events

Film & TV History

All My Children star Susan Lucci finally wins a Daytime Emmy after being nominated 19 times, the longest period of unsuccessful nominations in television history

Famous Weddings

Deion Sanders

NFL legend Deion Sanders (31) weds model Pilar Biggers in Paradise Island, Bahamas

Famous Deaths

  • Karnail "Bugz" Pitts, American rapper (D12), killed in a picnic dispute at 21
  • Vanessa Brown [Smylla Brind], Austrian-born American actress (My Favorite Husband), dies at 71
1999 Highlights

About May 21, 1999

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 6 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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