- The Al-Khobar massacres in Saudi Arabia kill 22
- The World War II Memorial is dedicated in Washington, D.C.
- "Party of Five" actor Scott Wolf (35) weds "Real World" cast member Kelley Limp at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Fayetteville, Arkansas
- Archibald Cox, American lawyer and special prosecutor (Watergate), dies at 92
- Samuel Dash, American Congressional counsel (b. 1925)