On This Day

What Happened on May 4, 1999

Historical Events

Film Premier

"The Mummy" film directed by Stephen Sommers starring Brendan Fraser, Rachel Weisz and John Hannah premieres in the US

Famous Deaths

  • Brinsley Ford, British art historian and CEO (National Art Collections Fund), dies at 90
1999 Highlights

About May 4, 1999

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 6 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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