On This Day

January 13, 1999 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport


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

Birthdays in Sport

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