What Happened in Aug 1999

  • MST3K Ep. 1012 - "Squirm"

    (Short: A Case of Spring Fever) Electrically supercharged worms attack the residents of remote Fly Creek, Georgia. Catch Phrase: "Mr. Beardsley?"... Read more

  • Down By Law releases Fly the Flag

    Fly the Flag is the sixth full length album by Down by Law that was released in 1999. This album marked their departure from Epitaph Records. Read more

  • The Thomas Crown Affair released

    The Thomas Crown Affair is a 1999 heist film by John McTiernan, director of Die Hard and The Hunt for Red October. It is a remake of the 1968 film... Read more

  • MST3K Ep. 1013 - "Diabolik"

    The skilled thief Diabolik (John Phillip Law) performs daring heists, culminating in the theft of twenty tons of gold. A Dino De Laurentiis... Read more

  • Tiger Woods wins the 81st PGA Championship

    Tiger Woods won his first PGA Championship and second overall major by one stroke over 19-year old Sergio GarcĂ­a. At the time, many (including... Read more

  • FDA Approves King's Sonata

    Of all the new sleeping pills, Sonata stays active in the body for the shortest amount of time. That means you can try to fall asleep on your own.... Read more

  • Izmit Earthquake of 1999

    The Izmit earthquake occurred at 00:01:39 UTC (3:01 a.m. local time), and was centered at 40.74 N., 29.86 E., which places the epicenter about 11... Read more

  • Filter releases Title of Record

    Title of Record is the second album by American industrial rock band Filter. It was released on August 24, 1999 and included the popular single... Read more

  • Apple Releases Power Mac G4

    The original Apple Power Mac G4, code name "Yikes!", was introduced at the Seybold conference in San Francisco on August 31, 1999, with 400 MHz,... Read more