On This Day

What Happened on November 19, 1999

Historical Events

  • In Istanbul, the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe ends a two-day summit by calling for a political settlement in Chechnya and adopting a Charter for European Security.
  • Shenzhou 1: The People's Republic of China launches its first Shenzhou spacecraft.

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Motorcycle daredevil Evel Knievel (61) weds Krystal Kennedy at Caesars Palace hotel in Las Vegas

Motorcycle Daredevil Evel Knievel
Motorcycle Daredevil
Evel Knievel

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander Liberman, Russian-American magazine editor, painter and photographer (639), dies at 87
1999 Highlights

About November 19, 1999

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 11 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Scorpio