“You’re Still the One” is co-written and recorded by Canadian country music singer Shania Twain. It won 1999 Grammy Awards for Best Country Song and Best Female Country Vocal Performance.
Cowgirls rejoice – Mattel’s Barbie Doll celebrates it’s 40th Birthday
Grand Teton National Park celebrates its 70th anniversary. Located in northwest Wyoming, the national park encompasses the Teton mountain range, the 4000-meter Grand Teton peak, and the valley known as Jackson Hole.
Bluetooth wireless technology is announced. Cowboys can now rope and talk on cell phone at same time.
Wild Wild West (the movie) hits theatres in July. Starring special government agent James West (Will Smith ) and special government agent Artemus Gordon (Kevin Kline), a master of disguises and a brilliant inventor of gadgets.
PRCA team ropers Speed Williams & Rich Skelton win a record 6 go-rounds (2, 5, 6, 7, 9 and 10) to complete their third world championship together. The team goes on to win a total of 8 career world titles.