Mass demonstrations in Belgrade lead to resignation of Serbian strongman Slobodan Milošević. These demonstrations are often called the Bulldozer Revolution.
- Cătălin Hîldan, Romanian footballer (b. 1976)
- Keith Roberts, English writer (Irish Encounter, Ladies from Hell), dies at 65
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