On This Day

What Happened on September 30, 1999

Historical Events

  • Japan's worst nuclear accident at a uranium reprocessing facility in Tōkai-mura, northeast of Tokyo.

Famous Deaths

  • Anna Mae Winburn, African American band leader of all female band (International Sweethearts of Rhythm), dies at 86
1999 Highlights

About September 30, 1999

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 22 years and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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