What Happened on May 9, 1999

Historical Events

  • 45th British Academy Television Awards: "Father Ted" Best Comedy, "The Cops" Best Drama

Famous Deaths

  • Ivan M. Niven, Canadian-American mathematician, dies at 83
1999 Highlights

About May 9, 1999

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 24 years, 4 months and 19 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