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Letter From Sherry by Dale Ward is the highest new entry in Cash Box magazine's chart of the best-selling singles in the USA, entering at No83.
Jimmy Powell And The Dimensions play at The Twisted Wheel, Manchester, England, UK.
Marian Montgomery, John Byner and The Bill Tackas Trio play at The Village Vanguard, Greenwich Village, New York City, USA.
Having completed work in the Canary Islands, Spain, Europe, on the film Wonderful Life, Cliff Richard And The Shadows fly back into the UK.
Sonny Boy Williamson II plays at Fairfield Halls, Croydon, UK, supported by Alexis Korner. The show is a tribute to recently deceased British blues maestro Cyril Davies.
I'll Never Find Another You by The Seekers reaches No1 in the UK singles chart, where it will remain for two weeks.
Thelonious Monk records Memories Of You and Shuffle Boil in New York City, USA, for CBS Records.
The Beatles issue their latest single, Can't Buy Me Love, in the USA, with advance orders of 2.1m copies.
Mockingbird Hill by The Migil Five enters the UK singles chart, where it will peak at No10.
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The Whirlwinds record a cover version of the Buddy Holly song Look At Me, in EMI's Abbey Road Studios, London, UK.
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Jazz trumpeter Kenny Dorham records Stella By Starlight, 'Round Midnight, Bemsha Swing and A Night In Tunisia during a radio broadcast at Jazzhus Montmartre, Copenhagen, Denmark, Europe.
You're A Wonderful One by Marvin Gaye enters the Billboard Top 40 Singles Chart in the USA, where it will peak at No15.
The Shirley Scott - Stanley Turrentine Quartet records The Funky Box, Flamingo and other tracks for Prestige Records at Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, USA.
Gregory Abbott is born in New York City, USA. He will find success as a soul musician (keyboards and drums), singer, composer and producer.
The Graham Bond Organisation plays at the 100 Club, London, UK, supported by The Mark Leeman Five.
Ella Fitzgerald plays at Hammersmith Odeon, London, UK.
Dizzy Gillespie records Street Music, The Pushers and other tracks at Nola Recording Studios, New York City, USA.
The Brother Jack McDuff Quartet, with George Benson on guitar, records You Better Love Me, Once In A Lifetime and other tracks at Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, USA.
John Lennon of The Beatles is guest of honour at a Foyle's Literary Lunch in The Dorchester Hotel, London, UK. Somewhat tired and emotional, his speech is brief - 'Thank you very much. You've got a lucky face.'
While touring New England in a navy-blue Ford station wagon driven by his road manager, Victor Maymudes, Bob Dylan plays at The Cage, Amherst, Massachusetts, USA.
The Manish Boys, (not yet including David Bowie), play at The Star Club, Maidstone, Kent, UK.
The Duke Ellington Orchestra appears on the Ed Sullivan Show in New York City, USA. A pre-recorded interview with The Beatles is broadcast during the same edition of the show.
Bobby Bare records Four Strong Winds, When I'm Gone, Sweeter Than The Flowers and I Was Coming Home To You in RCA Victor Studio, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
The Paramounts record I'm The One Who Loves You, at EMI's Abbey Road Studios, London, UK. The group will find greater successs under the name Procol Harum.
The Blue Sounds play at The Dungeon, Westgate, Bradford, UK.
The Beach Boys record Frosty The Snowman and I'll Be Home For Christmas for their Christmas Album at Capitol Studios, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Beatles play the second of two nights at The Royal Festival Hall, Brisbane, Australia.
In Los Angeles, California, USA, Frank Zappa forms his new group, The Mothers Of Invention.
Elvis Presley continues filming studio-based scenes for his seventeenth movie, Girl Happy, at MGM Studios, Culver City, California, USA.
The Beach Boys play at The Coconut Lounge, Lakewood Beach, Champaign, Illinois, USA. Also on the bill are Freddie Cannon, Jimmy Griffin and Lynn Easton And The Kingsmen.
The Animals play at The Memorial Hall, Northwich, UK, and also appear on the tv show Thank Your Lucky Stars - Summer Spin.
The Beach Boys play at the Mary E Sawyer Auditorium, La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA.
Terry Callier records the album The New Folk Sound Of Terry Callier, with producer Samual Charts in Chicago, Illinois, USA, for Prestige Records, but it will not be released until 1968.
The Soul Agents play the second of two nights at The Waterfront Club, Cliff Hotel, Woolston, Southampton, Hampshire, UK.
Stan Getz releases the live album Getz Au Go Go in the USA. Several tracks feature Astrud Gilberto on vocals.
Johnnie Ray, Millie and Billie Davis appear on the BBC-2 tv show Open House in the UK.
Matchbox by The Beatles is the highest new entry in Cash Box magazine's chart of the best-selling singles in the USA, entering at No68. The song was written and first recorded by Blind Lemon Jefferson in 1927, and enjoyed greater success when adapted in a rock'n'roll style by Carl Perkins in 1957.
The Birds, including guitarist Ronnie Wood, play at the 100 Club, Oxford Street, London, UK.
Dionne Warwick plays the fifth night in a three-week season at L'Olympia, Paris, France, Europe.
Astrud Gilberto is in A + R Studios, New York City, USA, working on tracks for the Verve Records album The Shadow Of Your Smile.
Barefoot songstrel Sandie Shaw hits the UK No1 slot with There's Always Something There To Remind Me. It will remain at No1 for three weeks.
Anita Sheer, Adam Keefe and Lydia Wood play at The Cafe Au Go Go, Greenwich Village, New York City, USA.
Nigerian drummer Babatunde Olatunji and his group play the first of nine nights at The Cafe Au Go Go, Greenwich Village, New York City, USA.
Nigerian drummer Babatunde Olatunji and his group play the second of nine nights at The Cafe Au Go Go, Greenwich Village, New York City, USA.
The Who play at The Florida Rooms, Brighton, UK.
Ringo by Lorne Greene reaches No1 in the Billboard Top 40 Singles Chart in the USA, making him only the second Canadian to top the Billboard Singles Chart in the USA. Paul Anka was the first.
Elvis Presley's manager Col Tom Parker concludes a deal to make two more Presley movies - Clambake and Frankie And Johnny - for United Artists.
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