- Former US Olympic team doctor Larry Nassar found guilty of molesting over 150 girls, sentenced up to 175 years in prison
- UK charity Presidents Club forced to close after revelations of sexual harassment at event revealed by the "Financial Times"
- Jack Ketchum [Dallas William Mayr], American horror fiction author (Off Season, Red, The Woman), dies of cancer at 71
- Mark E. Smith, British rock vocalist (The Fall, The Post-Nearly Man), dies after a long illness at 60
Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 8 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No