- "Good Evening" closes at Plymouth Theater NYC after 438 performances
- "Mack & Mabel" closes at Majestic Theater NYC after 66 performances
- 20th time Islanders shut-out (3-0 vs Canucks)
- Most complete early human skeleton (Lucy, Australopithecus) is discovered by Donald Johanson, Maurice Taieb, Yves Coppens and Tim White in the Middle Awash of Ethiopia's Afar Depression.
Day of the Week: Saturday