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The Imperial Quartet
records The Beautiful Isle Of Somewhere, Lead Kindly Light, Speed Our Republic, I Love You Truly and The Flag Without A Stain for Victor Records
in Camden, new Jersey, USA.
is starring in "That jolly musical farce" Krausemeyer's Alley at Gayety Burlesque, Washington DC, USA. The show also features The Billy Watson Beauty Chorus.
The musical comedy The Maid Of The Mountains
, with music by Harold Fraser-Simpson and J.W. Tate, is playing at Daly's Theatre, London, England, UK, during a run of 1352 performances.
And His Nebraska Cornhuskers record Gonna See My
Sunday Baby Saturday Night, Which-a-way Will You Go?, Straighten
Out Your Troubles (With The Lord) and The Sandhills Of Nebraska, at
Capitol Recording Studio, 5515 Melrose Avenue, Hollywood, Los
Angeles, California, USA.
records I Cover The Waterfront, I May be Wrong (But I Think You're Wonderful), What More Can A Woman Do?, Manana and Why Don't You Do Right? at Hollywood Center Studios (aka General Service Studios), 1040 North Las Palmas Avenue, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA. These recordings were made for television use via syndication - and thus were an early form of music video - usually known as telescriptions.
The Irving Berlin
musical and political satire Call Me Madam
is playing at The Coliseum, London, England, UK, during a run of 485 performances. Main cast members are Billie Worth (Sally Adams), Anton Walbrook (Cosmo), Jeff Warren (Ken Gibson) and Shani Wallis (Princess Maria). Songs include The Hostess with the Mostes', It's a Lovely Day Today, The Ocarina, They Like Ike and You're Just in Love.
And His Musical Gems are playing during a month at The Texas Hotel, Fort Worth, Texas, USA.
And The Pennsylvanians play at The Opera House, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
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.
The Beach Boys
play at Morgan Hall, Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, USA
The Isley Brothers
play the last of nine nights at The Peppermint Lounge West, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
And His Quintet play during a season in The Penthouse at The Playboy Club, Chicago, Illinois, USA, with singer Millicent Brown and Johnny Janis.
Chicago play to an audience of 3,574 people at the Westchester Theatre, Tarrytown, New York State, USA, raking in gross receipts of $42,959.
Takamasa Lee Ishihara is born in Konohana-ku, Osaka, Japan. He will find success as Miyavi
, guitarist with the visual kei band Due le Quartz
, before going on to a successful solo career.
Under the pseudonym Blue Monday and the Cockroaches, The Rolling Stones
play a 'secret' pre-tour warm up show at the 350-capacity St Morgan's Cave, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA. Seventy riot-control officers are called in when over 4000 fans besiege the club.
The Bangles come to the end of recording sessions for their album Different Light
at Sunset Sound Studios, Hollywood, California, USA.
Popular singer Wim De Craene
commits suicide, aged 40, by taking an overdose of medication in Ghent, Belgium, Europe.
And the Dukes play at The Playhouse Theatre, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
releases the album Latin Jazz Suite in the USA on Aleph Records.
Actress Renee Zellweger files for annulment of her marriage to country star Kenny Chesney in Los Angeles, California, USA, barely four months after their wedding.
plays at The Black Cat, Washington DC, USA.
plays a free live set following the North American premiere of The Neil Young
Trunk Show, at The Toronto Film Festival, Toronto, Canada.
Jamey Johnson releases the double album The Guitar Song on Mercury Records
in the USA.
plays at Red Butte Garden Amphitheatre, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.
Sir Elton John
speaks on the telephone to a man he believes to be President Putin of Russia. Sir Elton hopes to arrange a meeting with the President to discuss gay rights. However, it becomes apparent within a day that the pop star had been duped
by Alexei Stolyarov and Vladimir Krasnov, a pair of well-known Moscow-based pranksters