- Amir Ohana becomes the first openly gay minister in Israel as acting justice minister
- German serial killer nurse Niels Hoegel jailed for a second life sentence for the murder of 85 more people (previously convicted for six). Germany's worst post-war serial killer.
On 50th anniversary of Stonewall riots, New York City’s police commissioner James O’Neill apologizes for his department's actions during the 1969 raid on the Stonewall Inn
- Dr. John [Malcolm John Rebennack], American musician (Right Place, Wrong Time), dies at 77