- Albania drops diplomatic relations with People's Republic of China
- Alexander Ginzburg sentenced by Soviet court to 8 years
- BBC bans Sex Pistols "No One is Innocent"
- Lee Iacocca fired as Ford Motor Pres by chairman Henry Ford II
- Russian dissident Ginsburg/Piatkus/Sjtsjaranki sentence to work camp
- Walter Poenisch completes swim of 207 km from Cuba to Florida
Day of the Week: Thursday