This was 97th day of the year and 268 days remained in the year.
The World Health Organization, a UN agency, was founded.
Hutu extremists in Rwanda began massacring ethnic Tutsis and politically moderate Hutus. In 100 days of killing, an estimated 800,000 are murdered.
Cécile de Brunhoff, creator of Babar the elephant, died.
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