25TH
Buster Douglas buckles in Round 3 to give Evander Holyfield the heavyweight champ's equator-sized belt. Douglas weighed in at 246.

3RD
After 45 years of division, East and West Germany are reunified under a single flag.

20TH
Revealing their good sides, Nasty Boy relievers Rob, Randy and Norm disarm the Oakland A's in Cincinnati's four-game World Series sweep.

27TH
Three horses die on Breeders' Cup Saturday at Belmont Park, including Go for Wand, who had to be destroyed after her right foreleg snapped near the finish of the Distaff race.

Jose Rijo, Cincinnati's World Series MVP pitcher, when asked if he is a Democrat or a Republican:
"I'm a Dominican."