- 31 people are killed and 100 are injured after floods partially sweep two passenger trains off a bridge in Madhya Pradesh, India
- A plague of locusts in Southern Russia prompts a state of emergency to be declared
- Muppets Missy Piggy and Kermit the Frog announce the end to their relationship on Twitter
Robert Downey Jr. named the world's highest paid actor by Forbes Magazine (earning $80 mil). 4 non-Hollywood actors make the top 10.
- Adam Walacinski, Polish composer, dies at 86
- Gerd Natschinski, German composer, dies at