- Methuen publishes a hardback, black-and-white English version of Tintin in the Land of the Soviets.
- The illegal Tintin parody Tintin in Thailand first surfaces.
- April 29 - The movie Tintin and the Lake of Sharks is re-released in Germany.
- October 29 - Michel Regnier (A.K.A. Greg) dies in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France aged 68.