On This Day

What Happened on October 19, 1999

Day of the Week: Tuesday

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