Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 5 months and 2 days
- Chelsea of England win 38th European Cup Winner's Cup against Stuttgart of Germany 1-0 in Stockholm
- India carries out two nuclear tests at Pokhran, in addition to the three conducted on May 11. The United States and Japan impose economic sanctions on India.
- Race riots break out in Jakarta, Indonesia, where shops owned by Indonesians of Chinese descent are looted and women raped