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Teddy Brown And His Cafe De Paris Band record I'd Climb The Highest Mountain [If I Knew I'd Find You], Chinese Moon, When It's June Down There and Only You And Lonely Me for Imperial Records
in London, UK.
The first ten transmissions of a chequerboard test pattern are made by BBC Television from Alexandra Palace, London, UK.
play at St. John's Hall, Bootle, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe.
of The Beatles
places four personal ads in Merseybeat magazine in Liverpool, England, UK, Europe. The four messages read "Happy XMAS - Jurgen.", "Hello from Norman Lennon Vollmer.", "FROLICHE FUSSBODEN - Herr Vollmer." and "GOOD MORNING, Jurgrow, from George." They are taken to be humourous messages to Jurgen Vollmer, the young German who gave the group their famed Beatle-cut hairstyles.
play two shows in O'ahu, Hawaii, USA, one of which is a special afternoon concert for US Army personnel.
Goldie And The Gingerbreads
play an afternoon show at Notre Dame Hall, Leicester Square, London, England, UK, with Paddy, Klaus And Gibson.
and Peter Fonda
attend a party at The Beatles
' rented home in Benedict Canyon, Beverly Hills, California, USA. During the party, Fonda and George Harrison
have a conversation which will, in due course, inspire John Lennon
to write the song She Said, She Said. During the day, two girl fans hire a helicopter to fly over the Benedict Canyon mansion, one of whom jumps from it into the swimming pool.
play the last of three nights at The Fillmore Auditorium, San Francisco, California, USA.
The Mike Stuart Span play at The Boat Club, Nottingham, England, UK, Europe.
play in The Rhodes Centre, Bishop Stortford, UK, Europe.
arrive in London, UK, at the start of a short promotional tour.
play at Starkers, Devizes, Wiltshire, UK. The band features Nick Lowe
, who will become a successful solo act in the 70s and 80s.
Steve Peregrin Took
, a former member of Tyrannosaurus Rex
(aka T.Rex) dies aged 31 from asphyxiation after choking on a cocktail cherry at his apartment in North Kensington, London, UK. Although Took and his girlfriend, Valerie Billiet, had ingested morphine and hallucinogens the night before, authorities ruled that neither contributed to his death.
At the Cromwell Club, Norwich, Norfolk, England, UK, Europe, Gary Glitter
begins the first of several UK comeback tours.
plays at The ASU Activity Center, Phoenix, Arizona, USA.
Dave Stewart of Eurythmics acts as director on Bob Dylan
's promo video for Blood In My Eyes, which is shot on Camden High Street in North London, UK.
play in The Grolsch Summer Set at Somerset House, The Strand, London, England, UK.
headline the second night of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Africa.
, Kelly Osbourne and Sir Elton John
are among the celebrities in attendance at the 22nd Annual Elton John
AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party at The City of West Hollywood Park in West Hollywood, California, USA.
plays at London Music Hall, London, Ontario, Canada.
British guitarist Geoff Bradford
dies aged 80. Bradford was a stalwart of the British Blues scene in the late 1950s and 1960s, and influential on many much better-known players.
The London Quireboys play at The Whiskey A Go Go, Los Angeles, California, USA.
play at Shepherd's Bush Empire, London, UK, with Real Estate.
DJ Calvin Harris
reportedly earns $1m to play at a private party for Bacardi on Palomino Island, off the coast of Puerto Rico in the Caribbean. Ellie Goulding
and Kendrick Lamar also perform at the event.