In what has shaped up to be a milestone year for home runs, Pittsburgh Pirate slugger Willie Stargell hits his 100th career home run today. (He'll hit a total of 475 during his 21 year major league career.)
Elvis sends a guitar-shaped flower arrangement to Ann-Margret for her opening in Las Vegas. He will continue to do so for every one of her Las Vegas openings until the time of his death.
Three members of Moby Grape were arrested for allegedly "consorting" with under-age school girls. They were caught in a parked car, each with a 17 year old girl. The trio paid their bail and then flew off to New York for a TV date. Eventually all of the charges were dropped.