Historical Events on August 31, 1999

About Aug 31, 1999

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 19 years, 2 months and 14 days

Historical Events

  • "Fly" 5th studio album by Dixie Chicks is released (Grammy Award Best Country Album 2000, Billboard Album of the Year 2000)
  • A LAPA Boeing 737-200 crashes during takeoff from Jorge Newbury Airport in Buenos Aires, killing 65, including 2 on the ground.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Dino Ciccarelli retires from the NHL

NHL Star Dino Ciccarelli
NHL Star
Dino Ciccarelli
  • The first of a series of apartment bombings in Moscow, killing one person and wounding 40 others.