August 13: U.S. Marines begin withdrawing from Lebanon, and not for the last time.
August 23: Race riot in London's Notting Hill.
August 31: Che Guevara leads his band of revolutionaries from the Sierra Maestra toward Las Villas Province in Central Cuba. Later joins the March 13 Revolutionary Directorate in signing the Pedrero Pact, and continues moving his group to the west.
September 28: Referendum on the French Fifth Republic.
September 30: Egyptian style land reform introduced in Iraq to neutralize but not eliminate the old landowning class.