What Happened on September 5, 1999

Famous Deaths

  • Alan Clark, English politician (Minister for Defence Procurement), dies at 71
  • Albert Oram, Baron Oram, British Labour politician, dies at 86
  • Allen Funt, American TV host and creator (Candid Camera), dies at 84
  • Bryce Mackasey, Canadian politician, dies at 78
  • Katie Webster [Kathyrne Jewel Thorne], American boogie pianist (The Swamp Boogie Queen), dies of a heart attack at 63
1999 Highlights

About September 5, 1999

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 4 months and 28 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