On This Day

What Happened on January 13, 1988

Historical Events

  • LA Dodger/SD Padre Steve Garvey retires
  • Supreme Court rules (5-3) public school officials have broad powers to censor school newspapers, plays & other expressive activities

Famous Deaths

  • Chiang Ching-huo, president of Taiwan (1978-88), dies at 69
1988 Highlights

About January 13, 1988

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 8 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Capricorn