This was 271st day of the year and 94 days remained in the year.
Eight Chicago White Sox players were indicted for fixing the 1919 World Series in the "Black Sox scandal."
Two U.S. Army planes landed in Seattle after completing the first round-the-world-flight in 175 days.
Walter Washington became the first mayor of the District of Columbia.
Jazz great Miles Davis died.
Althea Gibson, the first African-American tennis player to win at Wimbledon, died.
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