On This Day

What Happened on September 5, 1999

Day of the Week: Sunday

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