- A Globe Air Bristol Britannia turboprop crashes at Nicosia, Cyprus, killing 126.
- French author Régis Debray caught in Bolivia
- NY Met Tom Seaver's 1st victory, beats Cubs, 6-1
- US planes bomb Haiphong for 1st time during Vietnam War
- US Surveyor 3 lands on Moon
- USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
Day of the Week: Thursday