TIH: 1956, 1973, 1987, 2006
An anti-Stalinist revolt began in Hungary.
President Richard M. Nixon agreed to turn White House tape recordings requested by the Watergate special prosecutor over to Judge John J. Sirica.
The U.S. Senate rejected the Supreme Court nomination of Robert H. Bork, 58-42.
Former Enron CEO Jeffrey Skilling was sentenced to more than 24 years in prison for his role in the company's collapse.