- Carlos Huerta's NCAA record streak of successful points after a touchdown ends at 157
- Fresno State ties NCAA record with 49 points in a quarter, as they route New Mexico 94-17
- Military transport plane crashes at Jakarta, 133 dies
- NJ Devils begin their 10th Anniversary with a 7-2 win over the Blues
- The first official version of the Linux kernel, version 0.02, is released.
- USSR reduces nuclear weapons arsenal
Day of the Week: Saturday