- 12 people are killed in a fire on board a train headed for Vienna from Paris.
- Sid Sackson, American board game designer (Asquire), dies at 82
Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 10 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No
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