- 75th Venice International Film Festival: a Netflix film wins the Golden Lion for the first time with "Roma"
- Archaeologists uncover more than 300 gold coins from late imperial period from theatre in Como, Italy
- Egypt sentences over 700 people, including 75 death sentences for 2013 pro-Muslim Brotherhood sit-in at Rabaa al-Adawiya square
- Tito Capobianco, Argentinian stage impresario, dies at 87
Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 5 years and 16 days
Leap Year: No