On This Day

July 15, 1999 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Scientists uncover possible reason for SS Waratah's disappearance 100 years later; The SS Waratah was a luxury steamer which did not reach its destination in 1909, and no trace of the wreckage was ever found

Deaths in History

  • George Brown Jr, American politician (Rep-D-CA, 1963-71, 73-99), dies at 79