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The Trocadero Quartette present "Their black-face character creation - The Telephone Agent" during a week at Chase's Theatre, Washington DC, USA. Also on the bill are The Hungarian Gypsy Band, "comedy trick violinist" Chevriel and "The Dainty Singing And Dancing Comedienne" Kitty Fox Allen.
The Chicago Opera House, Chicago, Illinois, USA, is offering a bill including Elizabeth Murray ("The Lady With The Ragtime Walk'), Helen Blaine ("Singing comedienne") and Ethel Robinson ("The pocket edition of May Irwin").
Bandleader and recording artist Harlan Leonard
is born in Kansas City, Missouri, USA.
as a brand name in La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland, Europe. Wilsdorf's watches will go on to become perhaps the most desirable instruments of their sort. Many songwriters will be inspired to compose songs which feature Rolexes in their lyrics, including Would Jesus Wear A Rolex
(1971) by Ray Stevens
, Rolex (2014) by Iggy Azalea
and Wearin' My Rolex (2008) by Wiley.
is born in Decatur, Mississippi, USA. Evers will become a committed anti-segregation campaigner and, in 1963 in Jackson, Mississippi, he will be shot in the back and killed by a white racist gunman. Evers' death will be the spark for the Bob Dylan
song Only A Pawn In Their Game
and His Band continue their lengthy residency at the Cafe De Paris, London, UK.
Dave's Cafe, a popular Chicago, Illinois, USA. jazz club at 343 East 55th, re-opens under the ownership of Dave Heilig. It had been facing financial difficulties, but Heilig will keep it alive for two more years.
And His Orchestra are playing during a two-week engagement at The Meadowbrook, New Windsor, New York State, USA.
plays in Kilgour, Texas, USA, for a fee of $650.
A riot breaks out
at the Newport Jazz Festival
, Freebody Park, Newport, Rhode Island, USA, when upwards of 12,000 teenagers and college students arrive for the festival only to find that all the tickets are already sold and every hotel room in the town is booked. Hundred of teenagers try to storm the event, and police are called in to calm things down.
Milk And Honey
, with music and lyrics by Jerry Herman
, is playing at The Martin Beck Theater on Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 543 performances.
The John Coltrane
Quartet is playing during two weeks at La Tete De L'Art, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
The Civil Rights Act of 1964
, a landmark piece of legislation in the United States outlawing major forms of discrimination against African Americans and women, including racial segregation, is passed into law in the USA. Bruce Hornsby
's 1986 song The Way It Is
ruminates on the fact that although, "They passed a law in '64, to give those who ain't got a little more", racism and discrimination have continued ever since.
And His Orchestra play the second of two nights at Koseinenkin Kaikan, Tokyo, Japan, Asia.
records Houston, Little Lovely One and Love Love Love at United Recording Corporation Studios, 6050 Sunset Boulevard, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
plays the fifth night of a two-week season at Annie's Room, London, England, UK.
is playing during a three-week season at The Club Embassy, Toronto, Canada.
, based on the Mark Twain novel The Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn, is playing at the Eugene O'Neill Theater on Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 1005 performances. Featuring music written by country-pop singer-songwriter Roger Miller
, the play wins seven Tony awards, including Best Score.
Joe Pass is playing at Ronnie Scott's Club, Soho, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Vans Warped Tour, plays at Pier 30/32, San Francisco, California, USA, with a bill including My Chemical Romance
, The Offspring
, Fall Out Boy
, The Transplants, MxPx, All-American Rejects, Dropkick Murphys
, Thrice, Atreyu
and Senses Fail.
plays at Mandalay Beach, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
No Doubt play at the Marchus Amphitheatre, during the 11-day long Summerfest, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.
play at the Electric Factory, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
play at The Del Mar Fairgrounds, Del Mar, California, USA.
play at The Assembly Hall, Islington, London, UK.
play at The DTE Energy Music Theatre, Clarkston, Michigan, USA.
On their World Tour 2019 The Eagles
play at First Direct Arena, Leeds, England, UK, Europe.
On their 50th Anniversary Tour, Hot Tuna
play at The Crest Theatre, Sacramento, California, USA.