- Real World: February 16. The first 9-1-1 emergency telephone system begins service in Haleyville, Alabama.
- Real World: August 20. Warsaw Pact forces invade Czechoslovakia to stop their process of political reform.
- DC (Post-Crisis), DC (Post-Zero Hour), DC (Post-Infinite Crisis): The original Secret Six is formed. Captain Nathaniel Adam is apparently disintegrated in a nuclear experiment involving the metal of the Silver Shield, but he is actually flung into the Quantum Field. (Action Comics Weekly #601, Captain Atom #1)
- DC (Vertigo): John Constantine runs away from home and lives on the streets of London for a time. (Hellblazer Secret Files)
- Resident Evil: Edward Ashford and Ozwell Spencer found Umbrella, Inc. after creating the T-Virus. (Source unknown)
New Fictional Works
Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. Dick, Star Quest by Dean Koontz.
Against All Odds, Bamboo Saucer, Barbarella, Black Lizard, Blackbeard's Ghost, Brides of the Beast, Cauldron of Blood, Charly, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Dr. Faustus, Dracula Has Risen from the Grave, Island of the Lost, Macabre Serenade, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Mission Mars, Night of the Living Dead, Planet of the Apes, Quatermass and the Pit, Romeo and Juliet, Rosemary's Baby, Sinister Invasion, Snake People, The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (TV movie), 2001: A Space Odyssey, Torture Garden, The Vengeance of She, Wild in the Streets.
Notable Television Series
- Beginning: The Adventures of Gulliver, The Batman/Superman Hour, Fantastic Voyage, Land of the Giants, The Prisoner.
- Continuing: The Avengers (Season 7), Dark Shadows (Season 3), Doctor Who (Season 6), Fantastic Four (Season 2), The Invaders (Season 2 ends), Spider-Man (Season 2), Star Trek (Season 3), The Wild Wild West (Season 4).
- Ending: The Amazing Three (U.S.), Batman, Birdman and the Galaxy Trio, Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons, The Herculoids, Journey to the Centre of the Earth, Lost in Space, The Man from UNCLE, Mighty Mightor, Samson and Goliath becomes Young Samson (then ends), The Superman/Aquaman Hour of Adventure, Super President and Spy Shadow.
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