What Happened on May 6, 1999

Famous Deaths

  • Dennis Riley, American composer (Masques (for wind quintet)), dies at 55
  • Johnny Morris, British broadcaster and actor (Once in a Lifetime), dies at 82
1999 Highlights

About May 6, 1999

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 6 months and 24 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: Swear It Again - Westlife