- "Working" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 25 performances
- 32nd Tony Awards: "Da" and "Ain't Misbehavin'" win
- 6th du Maurier Golf Classic (Peter Jackson Classic): JoAnne Carner
- Liberal Julio Turbay Ayola wins Colombia elections
Broadcaster Howard Stern (24) marries Alison Berns at Temple Ohabei Shalom, Brookline Massachusetts.
- Jorge de Sena, Portuguese novelist and poet (Reino da Estupidez), dies at 58