Destroyer HMS Coventry arrived in Portsmouth for the first time.
Ford workers were on strike in Eastleigh.
An appeal was launched in Gosport to save the submarine HMS Alliance from going to the breakers yard.
And the Typewriter Museum opened in Bournemouth.
RMS Queen Elizabeth left Southampton for the last time & headed for New York.
Jackie Kennedy and Aristotle Onassis were married on the Greek island of Skorpios.
The Olympic Games were on in Mexico.
Comedian Bud Flanagan was buried in a simple service at Golders Green.
The ministry of Defence ruled out the complete closure of the Portland as a Naval base.
Jaguar unveiled its new Jaguar XJ220 supercar at the Motor Show.
A replacement for Winchester's recreation centre was opened, 2 years after a fire destroyed the original building.