On This Day

What Happened on October 19, 1999

Historical Events

Music Single

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

Goddess of Pop  Cher
Goddess of Pop
Cher
  • 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? 22 years and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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