What Happened on September 13, 1989

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • "Les Miserables" opens at Fisher Theatre, Detroit
  • Archbishop Desmond Tutu leads biggest anti-apartheid protest march in South Africa
  • Fay Vincent elected baseball's 8th commissioner

Famous Deaths

  • Yamada Koun, Zen teacher Sanbo Kyodan line, dies at 82