River Thames, London.
River Police (officially known as Thames Division Metropolitan Police) are seen performing a training exercise - they rescue a man who has fallen ill on a barge. Film begins with shots of a launch speeding down the river under Tower Bridge. A man stands on the edge of...
Rioting in Cairo after the death of Lumumba in the Congo. Egypt.
World Cycling Championships in Amsterdam, Holland (the Netherlands).
Congolese murder 13 Italian airmen.
King Baudouin of Belgium declares independence of Congo.
A meeting of "Freedom Fighters for Africa" attracts anti-Lumumba demonstrations.
Patrice Lumumba is arrested by Joseph Mobutu in the Congo
Communist China holds big rally to protest death of Patrice Lumumba. Peking.
The wedding of film star Errol Flynn and Patrice Wymore takes place in Nice, France.