- At the national congress of APRA in Peru a group of leftist radicals are expelled from the party. They will later form APRA Rebelde.
- Abigail Kingsley Alling, American executive (Biosphere 2), born in NYC, New York
- Anna Escobedo Cabral, 42nd Treasurer of the United States, born in San Bernardino, California
- Arnoldt Bronnen, writer, dies at 63