From BME Encyclopedia
- iHung, an American suspension group, was founded.
- March 18: Modcon was published.
- Spirit + Flesh was published.
- Sharon Nickle took her own life.
- Chaz Holder passed away.
- September 8th—Brian Sowden and Shane Munce hosted the first Bowling With Weirdos event in Norristown, PA. Initially known as Philly Area BME BBQ/Bowling.
- November—Elayne Angel became the first wearer of body art to receive a registration from the U.S. Patent and Trademark office.
- December 31—Trembling in Tweed, a BME BBQ held in Tweed, Ontario was held. Shannon Larratt and Martin Howe performed, possibly the first ever, forehead pull.