Major event continues to be the revolution in Egypt as the crowds stay out on the streets for days on end. Tahrir Square will become the iconic centre of the occasion. Mubarak clings on to power albeit a few concessions. The world begins to understand more what kind of a despot he is. USA is caught in between supporting this regime but also supporting a democratic outcome.
Rumblings are reported in Algeria as crowds come out on the street – how many more countries will be affected by these changes.
Maria Schneider dies at the age of 58. She will always be the 19 year old sex-let in Last Tango in Paris – one of the most controversial but evocative films of its time.