On This Day

What Happened on November 6, 1999

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 4th Rugby World Cup Final, Millennium Stadium, Cardiff: Wallabies fullback Matt Burke lands 7 penalties and 2 conversions as Australia beats France, 35-12
  • Australians vote to keep the British monarch as their head of state in the Australian republic referendum.
  • Breeders' Cup Horse Racing, Gulfstream Park; winners: Cat Thief, Anees, Beautiful Pleasure, Daylami, Silic, Soaring Softly, Cash Run, Artax