On This Day

What Happened on September 13, 1989

Historical Events

  • "Les Miserables" opens at Fisher Theatre, Detroit

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Archbishop Desmond Tutu leads biggest anti-apartheid protest march in South Africa

Anglican Archbishop and Activist Desmond Tutu
Anglican Archbishop and Activist
Desmond Tutu
  • Fay Vincent elected baseball's 8th commissioner

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestThomas Müller

Thomas Müller, German football player (Bayern Munich, German national team), born in Weilheim in Oberbayern, West Germany

Football Star Thomas Müller
Football Star
Thomas Müller

Famous Deaths

  • Yamada Koun, Zen teacher Sanbo Kyodan line, dies at 82
1989 Highlights

About September 13, 1989

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 2 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Virgo