Memorable events on this day
Benny ‘Kid’ Paret won the world welterweight boxing title, beating Emile Griffith on points in New York. Six months later in a rematch, Paret was stopped in round 12 and died from his injuries.
Bulldozers began demolishing the old Wembley stadium.
The FA announced that Jose Mourinho would face no action over his comments on Chelsea doctor Eva Carneiro.
In the spotlight: Carneiro.