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The Steven Sondheim musical Gypsy, starring Ethel Merman, is performed on Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 702 performances.
The Kingston Trio record Home From the Hill, Bimini and The World's Last Authentic Playboys, for Capitol Records.
The Kingston Trio have four albums in the Billboard Top Ten in the USA. This achievement will not be matched again until The Beatles come along in the mid-60s.
Jim Reeves releases a new single, He'll Have To Go, in the USA on RCA Records. It will peak at No2 in the Billboard singles chart.
The Clouds by The Spacemen reaches No1 in the Billboard magazine r'n'b singles chart in the USA.
The Kingston Trio have four albums in the US Top Ten. This achievement will not be matched again until the Beatles come along in the mid-60s.
Led by Elvis Presley's former bass player, The Bill Black Combo enters the Billboard Singles Chart in the USA with the instrumental Smokie Part 2.
Cozy Cole plays at Baker's Keyboard Lounge, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers play in Zurich, Switzerland.
Future chart-toppers The Tokens skip school in New York City, USA, in order to practice singing their version of A Teenager In Love by Dion.
The Kingston Trio have four albums in the Billboard Top Ten in the USA - an achievement which will not be matched again until The Beatles come along in the mid-60s.