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The Virginia Minstrels
, led by blackface musician Billy Whitlock
, the self-styled 'King Of Banjo Players', leave the USA en route for Liverpool, UK, where they plan to begin a tour of The British Isles.
Singing group The Five Skyliners begin a week of shows as part of a variety programme at The Pavilion Theatre
, Liverpool, UK.
play the first of three Sunday night engagements at Blair Hall, Walton, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe.
of The Beatles
publishes his first article
, under the pen-name Beatcomber, in Mersey Beat magazine, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe. In the same issue, local DJ Bob Wooler's regular column refers to The Beatles
as "a unique fusion of talent".
Wax replicas of The Beatles
are put on display at Madame Tussaud's Waxworks, London, UK.
release a new single, Strawberry Fields Forever/Penny Lane, in the USA.
of The Beatles
is rushed to hospital with intestinal trouble after being taken ill at his home in Weybridge, UK.
Three members of Badfinger
play for the press at The Odeon, Haymarket, London, UK.
and Yoko Ono
hold a peace press conference at the New Experimental College at Skomum Bjerg, Thy Thisted, North Jutland, Denmark, Europe.
record a version of the old Shadows hit F.B.I. at Twickenham Film Studios, London, UK.
spends the third of four days participating in a Ringo Starr
recording session at Three Alarm Studio, Memphis, Tennessee, USA.
On their 3-D Concerts tour, Kraftwerk
play at The Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe.