On This Day

What Happened on December 13, 1989

Historical Events


Film release premierFilm 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


Person of interestTaylor Swift

Taylor Swift, American singer and songwriter (Our Song), born in Reading, Pennsylvania

Singer-songwriter Taylor Swift
Singer-songwriter
Taylor Swift

1989 Highlights

About December 13, 1989

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 1 month and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Sagittarius