This was 246th day of the year and 119 days remained in the year.
Oliver Cromwell, the lord protector of England, died.
Frank Robinson was named the first African-American manager in major league baseball.
Pope John Paul I was installed as the 264th pontiff of the Roman Catholic Church.
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