- USAF closes Project Blue Book, concluding no evidence of extraterrestrial spaceships behind thousands of UFO sightings
- Chuck Liddell, American mixed martial artist
- Marc Davis, Oceanside California, 3K steeplechase runner (Goodwill-gold-94)
- Marty Carter, NFL safety (Chicago Bears)
- Rob Maas, Dutch soccer player (Feyenoord)
- 50m TV viewers watch singer Tiny Tim marry Miss Vicky, on "The Tonight Show"
- Arturo da Costa e Silva, 27th President of Brazil (1967-69), dies at 67