Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 1 month and 15 days
- -Oct 29] Rome: 1st bishop synod
- American boxer Emile Griffith regains his world middleweight crown on points in a brawling re-match with Italian Nino Benvenuti at Shea Stadium, NY; second of famous trilogy of fights
- Gladys Knight & Pips releases "I Heard it Through the Grapevine"
- Intl Monetary Fund reforms world monetary system
- Mickey Hart joins the Grateful Dead & plays the Straightater