- 1st Candlelight Processional at the EPCOT Center, Disney World
- CBS radio cancels Saturday morning band concerts
- People United To Save Humanity (PUSH) forms by Jesse Jackson in Chic
- Three members of the Irish Republican Army die when the bomb they were transporting explodes prematurely in King Street, Magherafelt, County Derry.
- US dollar devalued 7.9% in Holland ($1=Ÿ3,245)
Day of the Week: Saturday