|years:|| 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002
|decades:||1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s 2010s 2020s|
|centuries:||19th century - 20th century - 21st century|
- The sixth space probe in the Voyager series, Voyager VI, is launched by NASA.
- J.R. Rasmussen quits her job at Paramount Pictures.
- The New York Yankees would field a team, later considered by Sanctuary District guard Vin to be the best in the history of baseball.
- The episode, produced in 1995, correctly predicted that the '99 Yankees would have an auspicious season. The Yankees did in fact end up winning the World Series in that year. In terms of statistics, the 1998 Yankees have an edge on the '99 team. Including the postseason, the '98 Yankees won more games than any other team before or since.
- Doctors Without Borders organization wins the Nobel Peace Prize.
- At some point between the years 2364 and 2376, the Federation utilized the Guardian of Forever to send Ambassador Spock to planet Earth in the year 1999, when it was determined that intervention was needed to keep an asteroid from destroying the planet. Spock encountered Q, and convinced him to use his power to move the asteroid back 30 years distance from the planet. Given Q's beliefs about humanity's potential, it can be understood why Q would be willing to save Earth from it's premature destruction.
- 14 June
- Nelson Mandela ends his term as leader of South Africa.
- 31 December
- Shannon O'Donnel sleeps through the Millennium changeover.
Births and deathsEdit
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|This article or subsection has an associated category.||1999 deaths|
- 8 March
- Joe DiMaggio dies.
- 12 March
- Yehudi Menuhin dies.
- 8 July
- Pete Conrad dies.
- 20 September
- Raisa Gorbachyova dies.
References and notesEdit
- ↑ TOS movie, novelization & comic adaptation: The Motion Picture
- ↑ ST reference: Star Trek Chronology
- ↑ DS9 - Strange New Worlds II short story: "Research"
- ↑ DS9 episode: "Past Tense, Part II"
- ↑ 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.5 Historical fact.
- ↑ (Spock vs. Q audiobook: Spock vs. Q: The Sequel)
- ↑ VOY episode: "11:59"
| Alien Voices|
Spock vs. Q
| Alien Voices|
Spock vs. Q: The Sequel
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- DS9 novel #23: The 34th Rule by Armin Shimerman and David R. George III.
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- DS9 novel #25: Rebels, Book 2: The Courageous, by Dafydd ab Hugh
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