1st polaroid camera sold for $89.75 in Boston at the Jordan Marsh department store. The Land Camera model 95 becomes the prototype for all Polaroid Land cameras produced for the next 15 years.
- Claes Elfsberg, Swedish television presenter
- Galina Prozumenschikova, USSR, 200m backstroke (Olympic-gold-1964)
- Krešimir Ćosić, Croatian basketball player (d. 1995)