Australian pop diva Natalie Imbruglia (32) and "Silverchair" frontman Daniel Johns (28) announce their divorce stating "we have simply grown apart through not being able to spend enough time together"
- Jimmy Nah, Singapore celebrity (b. 1968)
- Joyce Carlson, American artist (b. 1923)
- Mort Garson, Canadian-American composer ("Our Day Will Come") and Moog synthesizer pioneer, dies of renal failure at 83
- Xavier Chamorro Cardenal, Nicaraguan print editor (b. 1932)
Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 12 years, 9 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes