- 16th NCAA Women's Basketball Championship: Tennessee beats Old Dominion, 68-59; Volunteers 5th national title
Nabisco Dinah Shore Women's Golf, Mission Hills CC: 41-year old Betsy King wins her 3rd title in this event, 2 strokes ahead of Kris Tschetter and Amy Fruhwirth; last of her 6 major titles
PGA Players Championship, TPC at Sawgrass: Steve Elkington of Australia leads wire-to-wire to win his 2nd PC title, a record 7 strokes ahead of runner-up Scott Hoch.
- TV network Channel 5 begins broadcasting in the UK
- Jon Stone, American director and co-creator of Sesame Street, dies at 64
Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 24 years, 6 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No