- Palme government forms in Sweden
- Race riots in Springfield Mass
- T Agee & Ed Kranepool HR, Tommie Agee makes 2 great catches, Mets win Baseball World Series 5-0
- The United Kingdom introduces the 50p (fifty-pence) coin, replacing the ten-shilling note, in anticipation of currency decimalisation in 1971.
- USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR
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