- Hong Kong Disneyland opens in Penny's Bay, Lantau Island, Hong Kong.
- Israel completes its withdrawal of all troops and settlers from the Gaza Strip.
- The bodies of more than 40 patients discovered in a flooded hospital in New Orleans.
- The red-green coalition, led by Jens Stoltenberg, wins the Norwegian parliamentary election, taking 87 of 169 seats in the parliament.
Day of the Week: Monday