- Indiana Jones travels to Panama on an archaeological dig with Charles Kingston and Magnus Völler where they find the Jade Sphere.
- June: Indy graduates from the University of Chicago.
- July: Indy takes postgraduate courses in linguistics at the Sorbonne.
- Indy acquires his first bullwhip.
- Alexander Mandraki and his accomplice, Dorian Belecamus, try to frame Indiana Jones in their assassination attempt on King Constantine of Greece.
- Charles Sternhart, having found an Arabic translation of the Hermocrates in an Italian monastery, translates it to English, and gives a copy to Barnett College
- August: Indy meets René Emile Belloq for the first time, on a dig at Ur in Iraq.
- The World of Indiana Jones
- Indiana Jones and the Sky Pirates and Other Tales
- Indiana Jones: The Ultimate Guide