- Andres Galarraga is 4th to hit 30 HRs for Rockies in 1995
- Padres Ken Caminiti switch hits HRs in 3rd of 4 games
- The Washington Post and The New York Times publish the Unabomber's manifesto.
- Louis "Mr Bo" Collins, blues SInger, dies at 63
Orville Redenbacher, American popcorn magnate (Orville Redenbacher's Gourmet Popcorn), drowns in bathtub at 88
- Walter Shlomo Gross, journalist, dies at 83
- Yevgeni Nikolayevich Khludeyev, Russia, cosmonaut, dies at 55