Just for the record:
Date: 8 June 1982 11:44-EDT From: Daniel Weise <DANIEL at MIT-AI> Re: FYI. [dave: Rubic's Cube World Championship]
Date: 7 June 1982 2054-PDT (Monday)
From: dave at UCLA-Security (David Butterfield)
Re: Rubic's Cube World Championship
Ming Thai, the Vietnamese student who I met a couple of weeks ago,
won the World Rubic's Cube Contest in Budapest on June 5. His time
was around 23 seconds.
Very impressive time.