What Happened on September 3, 1999

Historical Events

Sports History

Mario Lemieux's ownership group officially takes over the NHL Pittsburgh Penguins; Lemieux is first player in the modern era of sports to buy the team he once played for

Famous Weddings

  • "The Steve Harvey Show" actor Cedric The Entertainer (35) weds Lorna Wells (33)
1999 Highlights

About September 3, 1999

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 3 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Bailamos - Enrique Iglesias
  • UK #1 Song: Mambo No 5 (A Little Bit Of…) - Lou Bega