On This Day

What Happened on November 1, 1999

Famous Deaths

  • Jean Coutu, Canadian actor (b. 1925)
  • Theodore Hall, American physicist and Atomic Spy for the Soviet Union, dies at 74

Person of interestWalter Payton

Walter Payton, American Pro Football Hall of Fame running back (9-time Pro Bowl; Chicago Bears), dies of Cholangiocarcinoma at 45

NFL Running Back Walter Payton
NFL Running Back
Walter Payton

1999 Highlights

About November 1, 1999

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 21 years and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Scorpio