Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 3 months and 11 days
- Actor Gary Oldman is arrested for drunk driving
- Billy Preston charged with exhibiting pornography to a minor
- Shi'ite Muslims release British hostage John McCarthy
- The Warsaw radio mast, at one time the tallest construction ever built, collapses.
- With two months left, White Sox set new home attendance (2,150,951)