On This Day

What Happened on October 20, 1999

Famous Birthdays

  • NBA Youngboy [Kentrell DeSean Gaulden], American rapper ("Bandit"; Tyler the Creator -"WusYaName"), born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Famous Deaths

  • Calvin Griffith, Canadian baseball team owner (Washington Senators/Minnesota Twins 1955-84), dies at 87

Jack Lynch

Jack Lynch, Irish politician and Taoiseach (1966-73 and 1977-79), dies at 82

1999 Highlights

About October 20, 1999

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 3 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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