3rd of July, 1999

The 3rd of July, 1999, fell on a Saturday. Day 184 of 1999. Decade: 1990s.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 3rd of July, 1999:

  • ATB release the single "9 PM (Till I Come)".


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 3rd of July, 1999:

  • United States: If You Had My Love - Jennifer Lopez
  • United Kingdom: Boom Boom Boom - Vengaboys

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Wild Wild West" was at the top of the box office on this date.

News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 3rd of July, 1999.

  • Late 1990s Fashion

    Popular clothing items included pleather pants, high-waisted miniskirts and halter tops. Metallic clothing became more common. Cargo pants and other military-inspired clothing also started to become more popular. Preppy looks became widespread amongst young men, as brands such as Old Navy and Abercrombie & Fitch became more and more favoured. The rave scene also inspired the comeback of more colours.

  • Y2K

    Throughout much of 1999, the media focused on Y2K and the dawn of a new millennium. There was also a lot of concern about the "Millennium Bug".

  • Sarah Michelle Gellar

    Buffy star Sarah Michelle Gellar is listed as FHM's sexiest woman of the year in 1999.

  • 1999 in movies.

    Movies released in 1999 included Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace, The Sixth Sense, Toy Story 2, Tarzan, The Matrix, The Mummy, Notting Hill, Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me, Office Space, Fight Club, The Blair Witch Project, The Green Mile and American Pie.

  • Time Person of the Year 1999

    Amazon CEO Jeffrey P. Bezos is named as the Time Person of the Year in 1999.

  • 1999 in music.

    Popular music artists in 1999 included Monica, Backstreet Boys, Cher, Whitney Houston, N Sync, TLC, Sixpence None the Richer, Ricky Martin, Jennifer Lopez, Pearl Jam, Destiny's Child, Ja Rule, Jay-Z, Christina Aguilera and Britney Spears.

  • Nokia 3210

    In March of 1999, the Nokia 3210 was released. Over the course of 1999 and 2000, the Nokia 3210 went on to become one of the most popular cell phones in history.

  • Mambo No. 5

    Lou Bega's cover of Mambo No. 5 is released in April of 1999 and stays in the top 10 charts for over 10 weeks.


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 3rd of July:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 20 years, 4 months and 17 days have passed since the 3rd of July, 1999.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 26 of 1999.
  • Leap Year: 1999 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 3rd of July, 1999, will be 20 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 930956400.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 3rd of July, 1999:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 3rd of July, 1999, will have the star sign Cancer.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1999 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 3rd of July, 1999 falls under the Woodpecker.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.

Weather

Weather information for the 3rd of July, 1999:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 21.3 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). There were 2 hours of sunshine.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 74.7 degrees Fahrenheit. 23.72 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 19.61 degrees Celsius. There was thunder. Rain fell. Precipitation: 5.08cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on the 3rd of July, 1999.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 3rd of July, 1999 was probably conceived around the 23rd of September, 1998. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 3rd of July, 1999 is the 11th of April, 2000. (Rough Estimate).

3rd of July

Events that have occurred on the 3rd of July:


Television

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • Futurama - Animated series.
  • The Sopranos - Crime drama about the life of a New Jersey mobster.
  • The Powerpuff Girls - Cartoon about a group of sisters with superpowers.
  • Becker - TV show about a grumpy doctor called Dr. John Becker.
  • Charmed - TV series about a group of sisters that are witches.
  • Will & Grace - TV series.
  • The King of Queens - Comedy TV show starring Kevin James.
  • The Wild Thornberrys - Cartoon series about a family called the Thornberrys.
  • That '70s Show - Comedy TV show about a group of friends living in the 1970s.
  • Sex and the City - A group of friends "explore" Manhattan's dating scene.

Computer Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • Counter-Strike - FPS game.
  • Final Fantasy VIII - RPG game.
  • Syphon Filter - Third-person shooter / stealth game, starring Gabriel Logan as the main character.
  • Silent Hill - Survival horror game.
  • The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time - Released on the Nintendo 64.
  • Half-Life - Sci-fi first person shooter game developed by Valve Corporation.
  • Spyro the Dragon - Platform video game.
  • Metal Gear Solid - Stealth game that was released on the PlayStation. Starring Solid Snake.
  • Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six - Tactical shooter game.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 3rd of July, 1999.

  • 7,442 days have passed since this date.
  • 642,992,400 seconds have passed since the 3rd of July, 1999.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 750,157,800 times.
  • Since the 3rd of July, 1999, earth has travelled approximately 331,784,078,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 107,165,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 55,297,346 steps. That's about 24,577 miles!
  • Since this date, 7,715,909 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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