On This Day

What Happened on October 11, 1999

Famous Birthdays

  • Patty Tavatanakit, Thai golfer (ANA Inspiration 2021), born in Bangkok, Thailand

Famous Deaths

James Franklin Hyde

James Franklin Hyde, American inventor who created silica, dies at 96

  • Zbigniew Wiszniewski, Polish composer, dies at 77
1999 Highlights

About October 11, 1999

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 22 years and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Columbus Day (United States), Thanksgiving (Canada)

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Libra