- 12th ACE Cable Awards: Weather Channel wins the Golden CableACE for the coverage of the hurricane "Hugo"
- Pres Mario Soares of Portugal re-elected
- Soviet troops continue attack on Vilnius, capital of Lithuania; 13 people killed and 140 injured as
- UN Secretary-General Javier Pérez de Cuéllar meets with Iraqi President Saddam Hussein
Day of the Week: Sunday