Hamdan v. Rumsfeld: The U.S. Supreme Court rules that President George W. Bush's plan to try Guantanamo Bay detainees in military tribunals violates U.S. and international law.
- Fabián Bielinsky, Argentinean film director (b. 1959)
- Jim McNab, Scottish footballer, dies at 66
- Lloyd Richards, Canadian-American theaterical director (Joe Turner’s Come and Gone), dies at 87
- Randy Walker, American football coach (b. 1954)