From BME Encyclopedia
- Lesley Hovvells died from a fatal heart attack caused by multiple infected piercings.
- Shane Munce set the Guinness World Record for The Longest Suspension from the Least Amount of Hooks.
- The Church of Body Modification is founded in Pheonix, Arizona.
- Scottish surgeon Robert Smith applies for permission to perform a voluntary amputation on a patient diagnosed with Apotemnophilia.
1: The Customized Body was published.
19th: The Cell was released on DVD.