On This Day

What Happened on October 19, 1999

Historical Events

Music releaseMusic Single

"Believe" single released by Cher (Billboard Song of the Year 1999, Grammy Award Best Dance Recording 2000)

Goddess of Pop  Cher
Goddess of Pop
  • MLB National League Championship: Atlanta Braves beat New York Mets, 4 games to 2

Famous Deaths

  • James C. Murray, American politician (b. 1917)
  • Nathalie Sarraute [Tcherniak], French writer (Childhood, Portrait of a Man Unknown, The Golden Fruits), dies at 99
1999 Highlights

About October 19, 1999

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 21 years and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Libra