Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 0 months and 15 days
- 50th Baseball World Series: NY Yankees beat Brooklyn Dodgers, 4-3 in Game 6 for 4-2 series win; NY 2nd baseman Billy Martin's 12 hits sets WS record; Yankees win record 5th consecutive WS
- The first documented recovery meeting of Narcotics Anonymous is held.