Feyenoord became the first Dutch side to win Europe's premier club competition with a 2-1 extra-time victory against Celtic FC.
• Pelé opens the scoring as Brazil beat Italy 4-1 in the FIFA World Cup final in Mexico City.
• Australian women's tennis player Margaret Court wins all four Grand Slam titles in the year.
• Black Sabbath's eponymous debut album released; often regarded as the first true heavy metal album.
• The legal age of voting in the United States, previously 21, is lowered to 18 for the first time.