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The musical comedy The Cadet Girl is playing at The Herald Square Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 48 performances.
The musical play A Country Girl, or Town and Country, with music by Lionel Monckton and additional songs by Paul Rubens, is performed at Daly's Theatre, London, England, UK, during a run of 729 performances.
A Chinese Honeymoon, billed as 'The English Musical Sensation' is playing at The Casino Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 364 performances.
Smith And Fuller, Carroll Johnson, Fisher And Clark, Harry Thomson, Barry And Halvers and others are performing at The Orpheum, San Francisco, California, USA.
Al Shean and Chas. Warren, Lewis And Ryan, The Nichols Sisters, Tom Brown, Mazuz And Mazette, Kittie Mitchell, Monroe And Sinclair and The Sandor Trio are among the thirty acts appearing all this week at Keith's Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA.
Frank Gardiner and Lottie Vincent, Arthur Borani, Lola Bigger And Minnie Dreher and The York-Herbert Trio are playing at The Casino, Richmond, Virginia, USA.
Blues pianist and recording artist Curtis Jones is born in Naples, Texas, USA.
Blues guitarist, singer and recording artist Herman E. Johnson is born in Scotlandville, Lousiana, USA.
Gilbert Vandine Houston is born in Wilmington, Delaware, USA. He will find fame as folk singer Cisco Houston.
Jack Hylton And His Orchestra record When The Red Red Robin Comes Bob, Bob, Bobbin' Along, Don't let Nobody and Ya Gotta Know How To Love, for HMV Records in Kingsway Hall, London, UK.
Lu Watters And The Yerba Buena Jazz Band play at Hambone Kelly's Club, San Francisco, California, USA.
Sammy Davis Jr records I'll Know and Adelaide, in New York City, USA, for Decca Records.
The Beatles play the second night of a three month engagement at The Indra Club, Hamburg, Germany, Europe.
Lonnie Donegan, Miki And Griff, Suzie Miller, The Dallas Boys, Gil And Freddie Levedo, The Tiller Girls and Norman Vaughan are appearing in Putting On The Donegan at The Winter Gardens Pavilion, Blackpool, England, UK, Europe.
Brook Benton is playing during a week of shows at The Howard Theatre, Washington DC, USA.
Jackie De Shannon makes another of her many appearances on popular tv pop show American Bandstand at W-Fil Studio, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Eddie 'Guitar' Kirkland plays the first of three nights at The Hines Farm Blues Club, Swanton, Ohio, USA.
Roy Orbison plays in Marietta, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
Duke Ellington and Coleman Hawkins record the album Duke Ellington Meets Coleman Hawkins, at Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, USA.
Brenda Lee plays the second night in two weeks of appearances in the musical Bye Bye Birdie at the Starlight Theater, Kansas City, Missouri, USA.
Dionne Warwick has her first recording session for Scepter Records at Bell Sound Studios, West 54th Street, New York City, USA, with Burt Bacharach and Hal David acting as producers.
Sarah Vaughan, with Quincy Jones as producer, records Fever and Avalon for Mercury Records in New York City, USA.
Mick Jagger of The Rolling Stones attends the wedding of photographer David Bailey to actress Catherine Deneuve, in London, England, UK.
The Standells are currently the resident band at PJ's Club, in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Four Tops release a new single, Reach Out, I'll Be There, in the USA. The song is said to have been inspired, at least in part, by Bob Dylan.
The Four Seasons play the first of two nights at The Opera House, Chicago, Illinois, USA, during the Summer Of Stars concert season.
The musical Jacques Brel Is Alive And Well And Living In Paris, is performed at The Village Gate, Greenwich Village, New York City, USA, during a run of 1,847 performances.
The controversial hippy musical, Hair is playing at the Biltmore Theatre on Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 1750 performances.
Shirley Bassey is playing during an engagement at The Sahara, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Stan Getz is playing at The Embers, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.
Berkeley band Country Joe and The Fish play the last of three nights at the Grand Ballroom, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
On their Against The Wind Tour, Bob Seger And The Silver Bullet Band play the first of two nights at Poplar Creek Music Theater, Hoffman Estates, Illinois, USA.
Mongo Santamaria and the Hugh Masekela Band play the seventh of thirteen nights at The Village Gate, Greenwich Village, New York City, USA.
Yes release their tenth LP, Drama, on Atlantic Records.
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The Police, Joan Jett and R.E.M, play to 70,000 people at Shea Stadium, New York City, USA.
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Michael Jackson and CBS Songs pay $40m to acquire the ATV Music catalogue, which includes most of the songs written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney of The Beatles.
Madonna plays the first of three nights at Wembley Stadium, London, England, UK, Europe.
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Neil Young And The Bluenotes play at the CNE Grandstand, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Ringo Starr and his All Starr Band, which includes Levon Helm, Joe Walsh, Rick Danko, Billy Preston, Clarence Clemons and Nils Lofgren, play at Buffalo Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo, New York State, USA.
The Beach Boys and Chicago play at the CNE Grandstand, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
George Jones plays at The Warwick Musical Theatre, Warwick, Rhode Island, USA.
After a string of five consecutive American Top 5 entries, Taylor Dayne enters the Billboard singles chart in the USA with Heart Of Stone. It will peak at No12, signalling the end of her golden era.
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Alan Caddy, guitarist with UK instrumental hitmakers The Tornados, dies aged 60. The band is best-remembered for their international hit single Telstar, written and produced by the controversial Joe Meek.
Arlo Guthrie plays a members-only concert at the 113th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association in Washington DC, USA.
Guillemots play at Club Fandango, The Borderline, London, England, UK.
John Mayer plays at The Cricket Wireless Pavilion, Phoenix, Arizona, USA.
On their This Is Us tour The Backstreet Boys play at The Metro Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
On his Doowops And Hooligans tour Bruno Mars plays at The O2 Academy, Birmingham, UK.
Chicago play at the Nikon at Jones Beach Theater in Wantagh, New York State, USA.
DZ Deathrays release their second LP, Black Rat, in the UK.