- "Tricks" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 8 performances
- Greg Chappell's best Test bowling, 5-61 v Pakistan at SCG
- Judge Sirica begins the trial of the Watergate burglars in Washington, D.C.
- Secret peace talks between US & North Vietnam resumed near Paris
- USSR launches Luna 21 for Moon landing
- Mark Knight, British musician, born in Brighton, England
Actor Michael Caine (40) weds model Shakira Baksh (25) at Candlelight Wedding Chapel in Las Vegas, Nevada