On This Day

What Happened on January 13, 1999

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Basketball superstar Michael Jordan announces his second retirement just prior to start of lockout-shortened 1998-99 NBA season; returns in 2001 with Washington

Basketball Superstar Michael Jordan
Basketball Superstar
Michael Jordan

Famous Birthdays

  • Nasa Hataoka, Japanese golfer (Women's PGA C'ship 2018 runner-up), born in Ibaraki, Japan
1999 Highlights

About January 13, 1999

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 6 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Capricorn