Portal:Current events/May 1999

May 1999 was the fifth month of that common year. The month, which began on a Saturday, ended on a Monday after 31 days.

Portal:Current eventsEdit

This is an archived version of Wikipedia's Current events Portal from May 1999.

  • Three spectators were killed and eight others were injured at Lowe's Motor Speedway during an IRL race when a tire went into the grandstand.
  • Starting late on May 10 and continuing through the early hours of May 12, NASA's ACE and Wind spacecraft each observed that the density of the solar wind dropped by more than 98%. (NASA Science)
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