## Historical Events

### Event of **Interest**

Elvis Presley Commemorative Postage Stamp goes on sale

- Hopman Cup Tennis, Perth: Michael Stich beats Emilio Sánchez of Spain 7-5, 6-3 for a 2-0 win, and Germany's first title

### Event of **Interest**

Michael Jordan's game-high 35 points leads Chicago to 120-95 win over Milwaukee; gives him exactly 20,000 points in 620th game of his NBA career; 2nd-fastest to reach milestone after Wilt Chamberlain (499)

### Event of **Interest**

NBC offers "Tonight Show" to David Letterman

## Famous Deaths

- Asif Nawaz, Pakistani general, dies
- Hakija Turajlic, Bosnian vice-premier, murdered
- Theo Bruins, Dutch pianist/composer (Syncope), dies at 63