On This Day

What Happened on September 13, 1989

Historical Events

  • "Les Miserables" opens at Fisher Theatre, Detroit

Historic Event

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

  • Fay Vincent elected baseball's 8th commissioner

Famous Birthdays

  • Precious Lee, American model, born in Atlanta, Georgia

Thomas Müller

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

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? 32 years, 2 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Virgo