The World discus record is broken by Al Oerter during competition in California.
Unissued / Unused Material -
Title reads: "Sports Final - Oerter Sets Discus Mark". American voiceovered newsreel material.
Walnut, California, United States of America (USA).
GV Athletic stadium at Walnut, California. VS Al Oerter throwing the discus and CU of it landing. The judges measure it out and find it is a new World Record. MS of Al with his discus.
(Comb.F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 27/04/1964.