On This Day

What Happened on December 13, 1989

Historical Events

Film Release

"Driving Miss Daisy" directed by Bruce Beresford and starring Morgan Freeman and Jessica Tandy is released (Best Picture 1990)

  • The last issue of Gnistan (The Spark), the organ of the Solidaritetspartiet, is published in Sweden
  • Walter Davis (Denver) ends NBA free throw streak of 53 games

Famous Birthdays

Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift, American Grammy and Emmy Award-winning country-pop singer-songwriter ("You Belong To Me"; "Our Song"; "All Too Well"), and Guinness World Record holder born in Reading, Pennsylvania

1989 Highlights

About December 13, 1989

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 1 month and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Sagittarius