On This Day

What Happened on October 29, 1999

Historical Events

  • Deadliest Indian Ocean tropical super cyclone hits Odisha, India, death toll 9,885, wind speed of 300 mph

Famous Deaths

  • Greg [Michel Régnier], Belgian comic-book writer and artist (Achille Talon), dies at 68
1999 Highlights

About October 29, 1999

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 11 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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