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The Noel Coward-composed musical Sail Away is presented at The Broadhurst Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 167 performances.
The musical Milk And Honey, with music and lyrics by Jerry Herman, is playing at The Martin Beck Theater on Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 543 performances.
The stage musical How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying, starring Rudy Vallee, is playing at the 46th Street Theater on Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 1,417 performances.
The Noel Coward-composed musical Sail Away closes at The Broadhurst Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, after a run of 167 performances.
A UK Silver Disc is awarded to the single Happy Birthday Sweet Sixteen by Neil Sedaka.
Fats Domino enters the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart in the USA with You Win Again, which will peak at No22 during a ten week stay.
Musical comedy The Gay Life closes at The Shubert Theater, Broadway, New York City, USA, after a run of 113 performances.
Bobby Rydell is at No1 in the Hong Kong singles chart with Volare.
The Wanderer by Dion peaks at No2 in the Billboard Top 40 Singles Chart in the USA, held off the top by Gene Chandler's Duke Of Earl.
The Beach Boys play the second of two nights at The Cinnamon Cinder, Los Angeles, California, USA.
A UK Silver Disc is awarded to the single Let's Twist Again by Chubby Checker.
Fats Domino enters the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart in the USA with You Win Again, which will peak at No22 during a ten week stay. The song is a cover of a Hank Williams composition.
A UK Silver Disc is awarded to the single Happy Birthday Sweet Sixteen by Neil Sedaka.
The Smothers Brothers play at The Troubadour, Santa Monica Boulevard, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Ricky Nelson releases a new single, Young World /Summertime, in the USA on Imperial Records. The distinctive guitar lick played by guitarist James Burton on Summertime will provide inspiration for two subsequent hits, first being We Ain't Got Nothing Yet by The Blues Magoos in 1966, and then Deep Purple for their 1970 proto-metal hit Black Night.
The Beatles are booed off the stage when they play at the YMCA in Birkenhead, The Wirral, Liverpool, UK.
Karen Michelle Johnston is born in Dallas, Texas, USA. She will find fame as singer-songwriter Michelle Shocked.
Please Don't Ask About Barbara by Bobby Vee is the highest new entry in the Cash Box magazine chart of the best-selling singles in the USA, entering at No89.
Please Don't Ask About Barbara by Bobby Vee is the highest new entry in the Cash Box magazine chart of the best-selling singles in the USA, entering at No89.
Bobby Vee's new single, Please Don't Ask About Barbara, enters the Billboard Singles Chart in the USA where it will peak at No15.
The Beach Boys play the second of two nights at The Cinnamon Cinder, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Joey Dee And The Starliters play the first of two nights at the Town And Country Lounge, Brooklyn, New York, USA.
The Smothers Brothers play at The Troubadour, Santa Monica Boulevard, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Bobby Fuller releases a new single, Guess We'll Fall In Love /You're In Love, on Yucca Records in the USA.
Bobby Vee's new single, Please Don't Ask About Barbara, enters the Billboard Singles Chart in the USA where it will peak at No15.
Bobby Rydell is at No1 in the Hong Kong singles chart with Volare.
Bobby Fuller releases a new single, Guess we'll Fall In Love/You're In Love, on Yucca Records in the USA.
A UK Silver Disc is awarded to the single Let's Twist Again by Chubby Checker.
The Wanderer by Dion peaks at No2 in the Billboard Top 40 Singles Chart in the USA, held off the top by Gene Chandler's Duke Of Earl.
The stage musical New Faces of 1962 closes at The Alvin Theatre, New York City, USA, after a run of 28 performances. The music and lyrics are by June Carroll, Arthur Siegel, David Rogers, Marc Bucci, Jack Holmes, Ronny Graham and others.
Joey Dee And The Starliters play the first of two nights at the Town And Country Lounge, Brooklyn, New York City, USA.