On This Day

What Happened on May 23, 1999

Historical Events

  • 52nd Cannes Film Festival: "Rosetta" directed by Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne wins the Palme d'Or

Famous Birthdays

  • James Charles [Dickinson], American internet personality and model (Cover Girl), born in Bethlehem, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Owen Hart, Canadian-American professional wrestler, dies at 34
1999 Highlights

About May 23, 1999

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 10 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Gemini