1999

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From left, clockwise: The funeral procession of King Hussein of Jordan in Amman; the 1999 Izmit earthquake kills over 17,000 people in Turkey; the Columbine High School massacre, one of the first major school shootings in the United States; the Year 2000 problem ("Y2K"), perceived as a major concern in the lead-up to the year 2000; the Millennium Dome opens in London; online music downloading platform Napster is launched, soon a source of online piracy; NASA loses both the Mars Climate Orbiter and the Mars Polar Lander; a destroyed T-55 tank near Prizren during the Kosovo War. 1999 Events Collage.png
From left, clockwise: The funeral procession of King Hussein of Jordan in Amman; the 1999 İzmit earthquake kills over 17,000 people in Turkey; the Columbine High School massacre, one of the first major school shootings in the United States; the Year 2000 problem ("Y2K"), perceived as a major concern in the lead-up to the year 2000; the Millennium Dome opens in London; online music downloading platform Napster is launched, soon a source of online piracy; NASA loses both the Mars Climate Orbiter and the Mars Polar Lander; a destroyed T-55 tank near Prizren during the Kosovo War.
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1999 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1999
MCMXCIX
Ab urbe condita 2752
Armenian calendar 1448
ԹՎ ՌՆԽԸ
Assyrian calendar 6749
Baháʼí calendar 155–156
Balinese saka calendar 1920–1921
Bengali calendar 1406
Berber calendar 2949
British Regnal year 47  Eliz. 2   48  Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar 2543
Burmese calendar 1361
Byzantine calendar 7507–7508
Chinese calendar 戊寅年 (Earth  Tiger)
4695 or 4635
     to 
己卯年 (Earth  Rabbit)
4696 or 4636
Coptic calendar 1715–1716
Discordian calendar 3165
Ethiopian calendar 1991–1992
Hebrew calendar 5759–5760
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2055–2056
 - Shaka Samvat 1920–1921
 - Kali Yuga 5099–5100
Holocene calendar 11999
Igbo calendar 999–1000
Iranian calendar 1377–1378
Islamic calendar 1419–1420
Japanese calendar Heisei 11
(平成11年)
Javanese calendar 1931–1932
Juche calendar 88
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4332
Minguo calendar ROC 88
民國88年
Nanakshahi calendar 531
Thai solar calendar 2542
Tibetan calendar 阳土虎年
(male Earth-Tiger)
2125 or 1744 or 972
     to 
阴土兔年
(female Earth-Rabbit)
2126 or 1745 or 973
Unix time 915148800 – 946684799

1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1999th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 999th year of the 2nd millennium, the 99th year of the 20th century, and the 10th and last year of the 1990s decade.

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1999 was designated as the International Year of Older Persons.

Events

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Births

JanuaryFebruary

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Diamond White
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Polo G
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Bea Miller
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Luka Dončić

MarchApril

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Madison Beer
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Lil Nas X
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Matteo Guendouzi

MayJune

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Sabrina Carpenter
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Zhou Guanyu
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Kai Havertz
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Chandler Riggs

JulyAugust

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Joey King
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Matthijs de Ligt
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Sydney McLaughlin

SeptemberOctober

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Michelle Creber
Bailee Madison Bailee Madison 2015 TV Critics Association Tour (cropped).jpg
Bailee Madison

NovemberDecember

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Karol Sevilla
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Kang Mi-na

Deaths

January

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Susan Strasberg

February

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King Hussein of Jordan
Gene Siskel Gene Siskel at the 61st Academy Awards cropped.jpg
Gene Siskel

March

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Dusty Springfield
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Isa bin Salman Al Khalifa
Stanley Kubrick Kubrick on the set of Barry Lyndon (1975 publicity photo).jpg
Stanley Kubrick
Joe DiMaggio 1939 Playball Joe Dimaggio (minus halftone).jpg
Joe DiMaggio

April

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Rory Calhoun
Alf Ramsey Alf Ramsey (1969).jpg
Alf Ramsey

May

Dirk Bogarde Dirk Bogarde Hallmark Hall of Fame.JPG
Dirk Bogarde

June

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DeForest Kelley
Sergey Khlebnikov Sergey Khlebnikov (URS).jpg
Sergey Khlebnikov

July

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Pete Conrad
John F. Kennedy Jr. John Kennedy Jr 1999.jpg
John F. Kennedy Jr.
King Hassan II of Morocco Hassan II of Morocco, 1983.jpg
King Hassan II of Morocco

August

Victor Mature Victor Mature - publicity.JPG
Victor Mature

September

George C. Scott George C. Scott - publicity.JPG
George C. Scott

October

Wilt Chamberlain Wilt Chamberlain3.jpg
Wilt Chamberlain
Julius Nyerere Julius Nyerere cropped.jpg
Julius Nyerere
Vazgen Sargsyan Vazgen Sargsyan.jpg
Vazgen Sargsyan

November

Leon Stukelj Leon Stukelj 1958 (2).jpg
Leon Štukelj
Amintore Fanfani Amintore Fanfani 1983-04-14.jpg
Amintore Fanfani

December

Madeline Kahn Madeline Kahn publicity.jpg
Madeline Kahn
Hank Snow Hanksnowpromoimage.jpg
Hank Snow
Joao Figueiredo Figueiredo (colour).jpg
João Figueiredo
Curtis Mayfield Curtis Mayfield.png
Curtis Mayfield
Shankar Dayal Sharma Shankar Dayal Sharma 36.jpg
Shankar Dayal Sharma

Nobel Prizes

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New English words and terms

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2000 (MM) was a century leap year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2000th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 1000th and last year of the 2nd millennium, the 100th and last year of the 20th century, and the 1st year of the 2000s decade.

1977 (MCMLXXVII) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1977th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 977th year of the 2nd millennium, the 77th year of the 20th century, and the 8th year of the 1970s decade.

1984 (MCMLXXXIV) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1984th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 984th year of the 2nd millennium, the 84th year of the 20th century, and the 5th year of the 1980s decade.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">1993</span> Calendar year

1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1993rd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 993rd year of the 2nd millennium, the 93rd year of the 20th century, and the 4th year of the 1990s decade.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">1997</span> Calendar year

1997 (MCMXCVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1997th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 997th year of the 2nd millennium, the 97th year of the 20th century, and the 8th year of the 1990s decade.

1949 (MCMXLIX) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1949th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 949th year of the 2nd millennium, the 49th year of the 20th century, and the 10th and last year of the 1940s decade.

1957 (MCMLVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1957th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 957th year of the 2nd millennium, the 57th year of the 20th century, and the 8th year of the 1950s decade.

1946 (MCMXLVI) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1946th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 946th year of the 2nd millennium, the 46th year of the 20th century, and the 7th year of the 1940s decade.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">1990</span> Calendar year

1990 (MCMXC) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1990th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 990th year of the 2nd millennium, the 90th year of the 20th century, and the 1st year of the 1990s decade.

1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1996th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 996th year of the 2nd millennium, the 96th year of the 20th century, and the 7th year of the 1990s decade.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">1998</span> Calendar year

1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1998th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 998th year of the 2nd millennium, the 98th year of the 20th century, and the 9th year of the 1990s decade.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">1995</span> Calendar year

1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1995th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 995th year of the 2nd millennium, the 95th year of the 20th century, and the 6th year of the 1990s decade.

1961 (MCMLXI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1961st year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 961st year of the 2nd millennium, the 61st year of the 20th century, and the 2nd year of the 1960s decade.

1976 (MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1976th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 976th year of the 2nd millennium, the 76th year of the 20th century, and the 7th year of the 1970s decade.

1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1992nd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 992nd year of the 2nd millennium, the 92nd year of the 20th century, and the 3rd year of the 1990s decade.

1962 (MCMLXII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1962nd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 962nd year of the 2nd millennium, the 62nd year of the 20th century, and the 3rd year of the 1960s decade.

1973 (MCMLXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1973rd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 973rd year of the 2nd millennium, the 73rd year of the 20th century, and the 4th year of the 1970s decade.

1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1975th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 975th year of the 2nd millennium, the 75th year of the 20th century, and the 6th year of the 1970s decade.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">1987</span> Calendar year

1987 (MCMLXXXVII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1987th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 987th year of the 2nd millennium, the 87th year of the 20th century, and the 8th year of the 1980s decade.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">1989</span> Calendar year

1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1989th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 989th year of the 2nd millennium, the 89th year of the 20th century, and the 10th and last year of the 1980s decade.

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