- Angry demonstrators burn the British Embassy in Dublin to the ground in protest at the shooting dead of 13 people on 'bloody sunday'
- Lefty Gomez, Ross Youngs & William Harridge selected for Hall of Fame
- Charlie Williams, NFL safety (Dallas Cowboys)
- Dana International, Israeli singer
- Ivan Droppa, Liptovsky Mikulas CZE, NHL defenseman (Chicago)
- Lance Brown, NFL defensive back (Arizona Cardinals)
- Tego Calderón, nominated reggaeton singer/rapper.
- Jessie Royce Landis, actress (North by Northwest), dies at 67
- Natalie Clifford Barney, American writer (b. 1876)