- A rally to save Alien Nation from cancellation held at Statue of Liberty
African National Congress leader Nelson Mandela, on a US tour, receives a tumultuous welcome in Boston.
- Moldavia declares independence
- Police find marijuana at Chuck Berry's home
- TV Guide selects Arsenio Hall as TV personality of year
- Zimbabwe beat the Netherlands by 6 wickets to win ICC Trophy
- Samuel Lee, FIFA 08 World Champion