What Happened on November 3, 1999

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Los Angeles Lakers debut in the STAPLES Center, with 103-88 win v Vancouver Grizzlies; Magic Johnson & Chick Hearn co-host ceremony unveiling Lakers' retired jerseys & championship banners in new building

NBA Legend Magic Johnson
NBA Legend
Magic Johnson


Famous Deaths

  • Ian Bannen, Scottish character actor (Eye of the Needle, Gorky Park), dies in a car crash at 71