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Musical comedy The Girl From Kay's
is playing at The Apollo Theatre, London, England, UK, during a lengthy run.
Vaudeville song-and-dance man, playwright, manager, director, producer, comic actor and popular songwriter George M. Cohan
begins two weeks at The New York Theatre, on Broadway
, New York City, USA.
American ragtime composer Charles H. Hunter
dies of tuberculosis in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. His best remembered compositions include Tickled to Death, A Tennessee Tantilizer and Possum And Taters.
The stage musical Queen Of The Moulin Rouge is presented at The Tacoma Theatre, Tacoma, Washington, USA.
Chu Chin Chow
, billed as 'A Musical Tale of the East in Fourteen Scenes - Company of 300' is playing at His Majesty's Theatre, London, UK, during a run of 2238 performances.
An "extraordinary tri-star constellation of comedy, song, dance and novelties" is presented during a week at The Hippodrome, Youngstown, Ohio, USA. The show includes "The Best Sellers - a musical fantasy based on modern fiction", and performers such as Hermine Shone, Jack Wyatt's Scotch Lads And Lassies, William Seabury and others.
The musical comedy Irene
is presented at The Vanderbilt Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 675 performances. When it closes, it will have set a record as the longest-running show in Broadway
is born in Denham, Buckinghamshire, UK. He will find fame as a harmonica player and bandleader, widely regarded as one of the godfathers of the 1960's British blues and r'n'b scene.
records CC Rider in New York City, USA, for Arc Records.
The Henry Busse
Orchestra plays the second of three nights at The Palace Theatre, Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA.
Orchestra is playing during six weeks at Cocoanut Grove, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA, with The Blackburn Twins.
The musical comedy Wonderful Town
, starring Rosalind Russell, is playing at The Winter Garden Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 559 performances.
acts as best man when music promoter Lee Gordon
marries dancer and model Arlene Topfer in Acapulco, Mexico.
The Who, The Small Faces
, Paul Jones and The Questions play the second of two nights at Sydney Stadium, Sydney, Australia, Oceania
The heavy metal cruise known as the 70,000 Tons Of Metal Festival
, sets sail from Miami, Florida, USA. Artists appearing aboard the ship, The Majesty Of The Seas
, over the next five days will include Amorphis, Exciter, Cannibal Corpse, Atheist, Stratovarius, Venom, Children Of Bodom, Crowbar, Nightwish
play at The Granada Theater, Dallas, Texas, USA.
Figures released by the International Federation Of The Phonographic Industry (IFPI) reveal that digital music revenues rose by 8% in 2011
to $US5.2bn, but the sales overall have declined from $US16.7bn in 2010 to $US16.2bn.
Nada Surf release a new album, The Stars Are Indifferent To Astronomy, in the UK.
Chris Young plays at Joe's Bar On Weed Street, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
performs on tv show Saturday Night Live in the USA.
play at The Barclaycard Arena, Hamburg, Germany, Europe.
play a sold-out gig at Queens Hall, Edinbugh, Scotland, UK, Europe.
On her Mad Love
plays at Club Bahnhof Ehrenfeld, Cologne, Germany, Europe.