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Albert Campbell records For Freedom And Ireland, Sally, Ma Blushing Rosie and other tracks for Victor Records in Camden, New Jersey, USA.
The musical comedy Florodora is performed at The Winter Garden Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 48 shows.
The musical comedy Foxy Grandpa, based on a popular newspaper cartoon strip, is playing at Haverley's 14th Street Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 125 performances.
Singing comedian Arthur Lane is heading the bill at The Unique Theater, Los Angeles, California, USA. Also on the bill is "accomplished soubrette" Edith Fletcher.
Singing comedian Arthur Lane is heading the bill at The Unique Theater, Los Angeles, California, USA. Also on the bill is "accomplished soubrette" Edith Fletcher.
The musical revue Hip-Hip-Hooray opens at The Hippodrome Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, where it will run for 425 performances.
The musical fantasy Chin-Chin or A Modern Aladdin, is presented at The Colonial Theatre, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Julio Sosa is born in the locality of Las Piedras, department of Canelones, Uruguay, South America. Nicknamed El Varon del Tango, he will become a hugely popular tango singer and recording artist.
Fodens Band, conducted by Fred Mortimer, plays at Derby Arboretum, Derby, England, UK.
Newly released single That'll Be the Day by The Crickets (including Buddy Holly) is reviewed in trade magazine Billboard in the USA as a "Fine vocal by the group on a well-made side that should get play. Tune is a medium-beat rockabilly. Performance is better than material."
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The first trial edition of Oh Boy, the latest pop show from UK tv producer Jack Good, is broadcast, featuring Marty Wilde, in the English Midlands region only. On the same day, Neil Arthur of UK 70s electro-pop duo Blancmange, is born in Lancashire, UK.
Adam Faith plays at The Granada, Mansfield, England, UK, Europe.
Location filming for the next Elvis Presley movie, Blue Hawaii, continues in Hawaii, USA.
Tommy Steele, Teddy Johnson And Pearl Carr, Jimmy James, The Raindrops, Joe Baker And Jack Douglas, Desmond Walter-Ellis, The KIms and Regine And Andre Berny play during a seven-week season at The Coventry Theatre, Coventry, England, UK, Europe.
Jim Reeves records I Fall To Pieces and Adios Amigo for RCA Records in the USA.
Lloyd Price plays the fifth of ten nights at Sciolla's, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
The All-Star 64 package tour plays at The Hippodrome, Brighton, UK, featuring John Leyton, The Rolling Stones, Mike Berry, Jet Harris, Billie Davis, Bern Elliott And The Fenmen, and The Paramounts
Jackie Lynton plays at the The City Hall, Salisbury, Wiltshire, UK, supported by The Jokers.
Della Reese is playing during a three-week engagement at The Flamingo Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Georgie Fame And The Blue Flames play at The Central School Of Art, Holborn, London, UK.
Brian Wilson of The Beach Boys is in Western Recorders Studio, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA, working on instrumental tracks for the song Let Him Run Wild.
The Rolling Stones fly to Denmark, Europe, to begin a Scandinavian tour.
The Vejtables record a fourth version of I Still Love You at Coast Recorders, San Francisco, California, USA.
The Small Faces release their debut single Whatcha Gonna Do About It, in the UK on Decca Records.
The Willie Bobo Sextet records Shotgun Blind Man, It's Not Unusual and other tracks for Verve Records at Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, USA.
The New Christy Minstrels are playing during a lengthy engagement at The Roosevelt Hotel, New Orleans, Louisana, USA.
The Move, The Crazy World Of Arthur Brown, Fleetwood Mac, Family, Geranium Pond and Paper Blitz Tissue play in the Brunel University Rag Night at The Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London, Eng;land, UK, Europe.
Fleetwood Mac play at The Angel Hotel, Godalming, UK.
The Who, Sweetwater and It's A Beautiful Day play the last of three nights at the Fillmore East, New York City, USA. Jimi Hendrix turns up to see the show.
In Detroit, Michigan, USA, The Temptations perform live as part of US Senator Edward Kennedy's efforts to boost the re-election campaign of local Democratic Senator Philip A. Hart.
Chicago play at Mothers, Erdington, Birmingham, UK.
On his his 97-date Purple Rain tour, Prince plays the third of five nights at The Omni, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
Billy Joel plays at Rosemont Horizon, Rosemont, Illinois, USA.
Kim Wilde plays live at Dingwalls, Camden Lock, London, England, UK.
On his Nude Tour, prince plays at Thialf, Heerenveen, Netherlands, Europe.
Duran Duran release a new single, Violence of Summer, in the UK. It will peak at No20.
Eartha Kitt plays at Parliament House, Orlando, Florida, USA.
The 3-D sci-fi short film Captain EO, starring Michael Jackson and directed by Francis Ford Coppola, closes at Disneyland, Pasadena, California, USA, and at the Epcot Centre, Disneyworld, Orlando, Florida.
John Entwistle, bassist for The Who, dies of a heart attack in his sleep in his room at the Hard Rock Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. It is revealed that a stripper was in Entwistle's room that evening. On the same day, Britney Spears opens her own restaurant, a Southern-styled diner called Nyla, in New York City, USA. As well as Britney, first night guests include Debbie Gibson, David Copperfield, Mayor Rudi Guiliani, rapper Ja Rule and porn star Jenna Jameson.
Avril Lavigne plays at Hammersmith Apollo, London, England, UK.
Elton John plays at Reebok Stadium, Bolton, UK.
Coldplay play at The Tweeter Center On The Waterfront, Camden, New Jersey, USA.
Rickie Lee Jones plays at The Arts and Cultural Center, Castle Theater, Maui, Hawaii, USA.
The Larmer Tree Festival continues at Larmer Tree Gardens, Cranbourne Chase, Wiltshire, England, UK. Artists appearing on this, the second of five days, include Robert Cray, Frank Turner and School Of Imagination.
Pixie Lott plays at the month-long iTunes festival in The Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London, England, UK.
Tom Petty And the Heartbreakers play at Jiffy Lube Live, Bristow, Virginia, USA.
On her Born This Way Ball Tour, Lady Gaga plays the first of three nights at Vector Arena, Auckland, New Zealand, Oceania.
Miley Cyrus releases a new single,We Can't Stop as a download.
Demi Lovato plays the second of three shows at Citibank Hall, Sao Paulo, Brazil, South America.
On his Saint Pablo tour, Kanye West plays at The American Airlines Center, Dallas, Texas, USA.
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