The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people who died in 1999

Wilt Chamberlain

Wilt Chamberlain (1936 - 1999)

American basketball player
Stanley Kubrick

Stanley Kubrick (1928 - 1999)

American director, screenwriter, producer and editor
Gene Siskel

Gene Siskel (1946 - 1999)

American journalist and critic
Walter Payton

Walter Payton (1954 - 1999)

American football player
Mary Kay Bergman

Mary Kay Bergman (1961 - 1999)

American voice actress
John F. Kennedy Jr.

John F. Kennedy Jr. (1960 - 1999)

American lawyer and journalist
Joe DiMaggio

Joe DiMaggio (1914 - 1999)

American baseball player
Owen Hart

Owen Hart (1965 - 1999)

Canadian wrestler
Big L

Big L (1974 - 1999)

American rapper
Carlos Hathcock

Carlos Hathcock (1942 - 1999)

American Marine Corps sniper
Madeline Kahn

Madeline Kahn (1942 - 1999)

American actress
Shel Silverstein

Shel Silverstein (1930 - 1999)

American author, poet, illustrator, and songwriter
Rick Rude

Rick Rude (1957 - 1999)

American wrestler
Hussein of Jordan

Hussein of Jordan (1935 - 1999)

Royal Air Force air marshals
Curtis Mayfield

Curtis Mayfield (1942 - 1999)

American singer-songwriter, musician, and producer (The Impressions)
Rachel
Joy Scott

Rachel Joy Scott (1981 - 1999)

Victim of a mass shooting
Scatman John

Scatman John (1942 - 1999)

American singer
Mario Puzo

Mario Puzo (1920 - 1999)

American author
Payne Stewart

Payne Stewart (1957 - 1999)

American golfer
Rick Danko

Rick Danko (1943 - 1999)

Canadian musician
Rachel Scott

Rachel Scott (1981 - 1999)

American murder victim
Gorilla Monsoon

Gorilla Monsoon (1937 - 1999)

American wrestler
Jill Dando

Jill Dando (1961 - 1999)

English journalist
Pete Conrad

Pete Conrad (1930 - 1999)

American astronaut
Bill Bowerman

Bill Bowerman (1911 - 1999)

American runner, coach and businessman
Iris Murdoch

Iris Murdoch (1919 - 1999)

Irish philosopher
Mel Tormé

Mel Tormé (1925 - 1999)

American singer, actor, and composer
Yehudi Menuhin

Yehudi Menuhin (1916 - 1999)

American-Russian violinist and conductor
Anthony Newley

Anthony Newley (1931 - 1999)

English singer-songwriter and actor
Sarah Knauss

Sarah Knauss (1880 - 1999)

American super-centenarian
Michael Aris

Michael Aris (1946 - 1999)

British academic ⟨d. 1999⟩
Julius Nyerere

Julius Nyerere (1922 - 1999)

Tanzanian president
Joseph Heller

Joseph Heller (1923 - 1999)

American novelist
Moondog

Moondog (1916 - 1999)

American composer, musician, and poet
Ellen Corby

Ellen Corby (1911 - 1999)

American actress
Rory Calhoun

Rory Calhoun (1922 - 1999)

Actor, producer, screenwriter
Bobby Troup

Bobby Troup (1918 - 1999)

American singer-songwriter, pianist, and actor
Hoyt Axton

Hoyt Axton (1938 - 1999)

American singer-songwriter and actor
Señor Wences

Señor Wences (1896 - 1999)

Spanish ventriloquist
Cassie Bernall

Cassie Bernall (1981 - 1999)

American student, victim of the Columbine High School massacre
Roger Troutman

Roger Troutman (1951 - 1999)

American musician