- Johnson Space Center Shooting: A man with a handgun barricades himself in NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas before killing a male hostage and himself.
Indian film actor and producer Abhishek Bachchan (31) weds actress Aishwarya Rai (33) at the Bachchan residence in Juhu, Mumbai
- Andrew Hill, American jazz composer and pianist (b. 1931)
- Michael Fu Tieshan, Chinese bishop (b. 1931).