Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 19 years, 11 months and 20 days
- Finnish McLaren driver Mika Häkkinen wins season ending Japanese Grand Prix at Suzuka to claim his first World F1 Drivers title; wins Championship by 14 points from Michael Schumacher
- Steve Young and Jerry Rice hook up for their 80th career touchdown in Niners' 36-22 loss to GB Packers at Lambeau Field; eclipse previous NFL mark held by Miami Dolphins tandem Dan Marino & Mark Clayton
- The European Court of Human Rights is instituted.