- George Hardman dies. May and Christine have to sell their Oakhill house and move back to Coronation Street.
- 6th February - Stephen Reid, elder half-brother of Gail Potter born.
- 16th May - Bert Tilsley marries Ivy Nelson.
- 13th October - Martin Lynch is born. His mother, Bet, is forced to give him up and he is adopted by the Downes family.
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