- Chicago's Cy Acosta is 1st AL pitcher to bat since DH rule (strikeout)
- Ezeiza massacre in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Snipers fire upon left-wing Peronists. At least 13 are killed and more than 300 are injured.
- Juan Peron returns from exile to Argentina after 18 years
- SF Giants Bobby Bonds sets NL record with 22 lead off HRs
Day of the Week: Wednesday