- "Milton Berle Show" last airs on ABC-TV
- 2 homemade buses collided on a mountain road in Terpate, Philippines plunging off a cliff, killing 84, injuring 140
- KHTV TV channel 39 in Houston, TX (IND) begins broadcasting
- United States Marine Corps and ARVN troops launch "Operation Deckhouse Five" in the Mekong River delta.
Day of the Week: Friday