Back In The Day
The Beast from the East by R.L. Stine released in stores.
Mount Everest was engulfed by a storm, killing at least 12 climbers over all.
A plane leaving Miami crashed into the Florida Everglades, killing all 110 on board.
The Supreme Court of the United States rules against a law that prevents any city, town or county in the state of Colorado from taking any legislative, executive, or judicial action to protect the rights of homosexuals.
FIFA decides Japan and South Korea will co-host FIFA World Cup 2002, becoming the first World Cup with co-host countries in the history of the event and also the first World Cup played in Asia.
The Hoover Institution releases an optimistic report that global warming will probably reduce mortality in the United States and provide Americans with valuable benefits.
Rod Stewart performed at the Cajundome for his “A Spanner in the Works Tour”