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Here's What Summer Looked Like 20 Years Ago In 1999

The final summer of the millennium was full of endless possibilities and infinite fun.

Posted on July 25, 2019, at 5:15 p.m. ET

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People enjoy the beach of Cabourg, France, Aug. 1.

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People partake in Berlin's Love Parade, July 10.

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Police move to evict revelers at Stonehenge after a large number of people converged on the site to view the sunrise during the celebration of the summer solstice, June 21.

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People use protective eyewear to observe a total eclipse in Nice, France, Aug. 11.

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Girls from Haberdasher's Monmouth School for Girls cool down in London's River Thames on the first day of the 150th Henley Royal Regatta rowing event, June 30.

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Surfers hold up the longest surfboard in the world at Fistral Beach in Newquay, England, Aug. 6.

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A man cools himself off at a fountain in Washington, DC, July 31.

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People tour the Underwater World aquarium located at the lower level of the Mall of America in Minneapolis, June 1.

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Vice President Al Gore, accompanied by Bill Nye, talk about climate change to summer camp students at the National Geographic Society in Washington, DC, Aug. 2.

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A new electric car is displayed at a shopping mall in Burbank, California, Aug. 8.

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Texas Gov. George W. Bush waves to supporters as he arrives on Lake Winnipesaukee in Wolfeboro, New Hampshire, during his campaign for president, July 31.

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Britney Spears signs an autograph for a fan during an appearance at San Francisco's Union Square to promote her upcoming concert tour, July 29.

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NSYNC perform at the Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, California, July 21.

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People line up to purchase Furby toys in Fukuoka, Japan, May 29.

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Volunteers roll up large movie posters as part of the Denver Public Library's 1999 Teen Summer of Reading program, June 7.

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Kids play educational games during summer camp at the Boys & Girls Club in Corpus Christi, Texas, June 2.

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A girl takes a picture of one of the 300 life-size painted and sculpted fiberglass cows on display as part of the "Cows on Parade" exhibition in Chicago, June 29.

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Members of the US women's national soccer team play with beach balls before their practice in Claremont, California, July 8.

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Mickey Mouse waves from atop his antique horse-drawn carriage as he helps Bartlesville, Oklahoma, celebrate the 4th of July, July 3.

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Dykes on Bikes riders apply the finishing touches of makeup prior to the start of the San Francisco Pride Parade, June 27.

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People participate in the annual Mermaid Parade in Coney Island, New York, June 27.

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A young couple wrapped in a sleeping bag watch the sunrise over the Glastonbury Festival, June 1.


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