- John Ford films the movie The Searchers in Monument Valley.
- Early: The French institute a new system called loi-cadre.
- The first nuclear power plant is built.
- Battery-powered wrist watch is invented.
- Barthélemy Boganda receives 84.7 percent of the vote in the election.
- The Father of His Country (Non-fiction source)
- The World of Indiana Jones
- The World of John Ford (Non-fiction source)
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