On This Day

What Happened on November 27, 1999

Historical Events


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

New Zealand's Labour Party defeats the National-led government after 9 years in power, Helen Clark becomes the first elected female Prime Minister in New Zealand's history

New Zealand Prime Minister Helen Clark
New Zealand Prime Minister
Helen Clark

Famous Deaths

  • Alain Peyrefitte, French politician and author (b. 1925)
  • Yasuhiro Kojima, wrestler (b. 1937)
1999 Highlights

About November 27, 1999

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 11 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Sagittarius