- Phillies catcher Pat Corrales sets record by reaching base twice on catcher's interference in one game & 6 times in one season
- Ralph Boston of US, sets then long jump record at 27' 4 3/4"
- St L Cards Charlie Johnson passes for 6 touchdowns vs Cleve (49-13)
- WLVT TV channel 39 in Allentown, PA (PBS) begins broadcasting
Day of the Week: Wednesday