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Klaw And Erlanger's Troubadours present Harry B. Smith's musical comedy The Liberty Belles at The Madison Square Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA.
The "scintillating musical comedy" Sally In Our Alley is presented at The Broadway Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 100 performances.
The Wild Rose, billed as "Lederer's Most Joyous Musical Revel", is playing at The New National Theatre, Washington DC, USA.
Musical comedy The Girl From Kay's is playing at The Herald Square Theatre, New York City, USA, during a run of 205 performances.
Eugene Joseph White is born in Liverpool, Rngland, UK. He will find success as leader of Jack White And His Band, recording for Parlophone and Regal-Zonophone as well as making frequent live broadcasts on BBC Radio.
The musical revue Hip-Hip-Hooray is playing at The Hippodrome Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 425 performances.
Percy Dickins, co-founder of UK music paper NME (New Musical Express), and deviser of its pop music chart, is born in London, UK.
The musical revue Artists And Models Of 1927, is playing at The Winter Garden Theatre on Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 151 performances.
Jazz pianist Wynton Kelly is born in Brooklyn, New York City, USA. He will work with Dinah Washington, Dizzy Gillespie, Lester Young and others, as well as forming his own trio with guitarist Wes Montgomery.
David Charles Munden is born in Dagenham, Essex, UK. He will find fame as Dave Munder, drummer and vocalist with Brian Poole And The Tremeloes.
Earl Bostic plays the fourth night of a week at The Colonial Tavern, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Bryan Johnson, The Stargazers and The Big Ben Banjo Band appear in The Empire Show, from The Civic Theatre, Poplar, UK, on Pan-European radio station Radio Luxembourg.
Sam Cooke reaches No1 in the Billboard pop singles chart with You Send Me.
Nicholas Dingley is born in Royal Leamington Spa, UK. He will find fame as Razzle, drummer of glam-metal band Hanoi Rocks.
Paul Anka plays the fifth night of a week at Sciolla's, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Late 80s UK hitmaker Sydney Youngblood is born in San Antonio, Texas, USA.
Musical comedy The Gay Life is presented at The Shubert Theater, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 113 performances.
The Miracles, The Vibrations, The Blue Notes and Joe Tex play at The Uptown Theater, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Helen Shapiro, Danny Williams, The Brook Brothers, Robin Hall and Jimmie Macgregor and The Galliards, The Two Tones, The Red Price Combo, Joe Baker and Jack Douglas play at The Granada, Walthamstow, England, UK, Europe.
Eden Kane, The Brook Brothers, The Avons, Jimmy Justice, Cliff Bennett And The Rebel Rousers, Tommy Sanderson And The Sandmen, Arthur Greenslade And The Gee-Men and The Monty Sunshine Band with Beryl Bryden are the live musical guests on the BBC Light Programme radio show Saturday Club in London, England, UK, Europe.
Take Good Care Of My Baby by Bobby Vee is at No1 in the UK's Jukebox Play chart. The song is composed by Gerry Goffin and Carole King.
The Merseybeats plays at the Assembly Hall, Melksham, Wiltshire, UK.
The Rolling Stones play at The Assembly Rooms, Tamworth, UK.
The Troggs play at the Alex Disco in the Alexandra Rooms, New Street, Salisbury, Wiltshire, England, UK, Europe.
The rock musical Your Own Thing is presented at The Orpheum Theatre, New York City, USA, during a run of 937 performances.
The Mothers Of Invention release the album Cruising With Ruben And the Jets, in the USA.
On his 55-date Controversy Tour Prince plays at The Palladium, New York City, USA.
Simple Minds play at Ahoy, Rotterdam, Netherlands, Europe, supported by The Waterboys.
Simply Red play at Ultratech, Glasgow, Scotland, UK, Europe.
While promoting his single Come On Down, Captain Sensible plays at The University, Manchester, England, UK, Europe.
Neon Lighthouse play at The Seven Dials Jazz Club, London, UK.
Chris Rea releases a new single, The Road To Hell, about the misery of being stuck in a traffic jam on the M25 orbital London, UK, motorway.
It is announced that the wives of two men who were killed along with blues-rock guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughan in a 1990 helicopter crash are to receive more than $2m in a legal settlement. The helicopter's owner, Omniflight Helicopters Inc. of Dallas, will pay the women lifetime annual incomes at least equal to the incomes their husbands earned at the time of their death.
Mick Jagger, Lenny Kravitz and Lifehouse are among the artists performing live at the My VH1 Music Awards show which is broadcast from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California, USA. Gwen Stefani, Jewel and Dave Matthews are also in attendance. Richie Sambora and Jon Bon Jovi perform a tribute to the recently deceased George Harrison of The Beatles.
Britney Spears turns twenty years old. At this point in her career, she has already sold 37m records worldwide, earning her the title of all-time best-selling teenage artist.
Miranda Lee Richards plays at Park West, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Jean Michel Jarre plays at The Zenith, Orleans, France, Europe.
Arcade Fire play the second of two nights at The O2 Arena, London, England, UK, Europe.
Britney Spears celebrates her 30th birthday by going ice-skating in Houston, Texas, USA.
Dave Koz, Rick Braun, Jonathan Butler and Candy Dulfer play at The Auditorium Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Los Lobos play at The Fillmore, San Francisco, California, USA.
Arlo Guthrie plays at The State Theater, State College, Pennsylvania, USA.
On their Drones World Tour, Muse play at The American Airlines Center, Dallas, Texas, USA.
Steps play at The Palladium, London, UK.
Florence And The Machine play at The Jahrhunderthalle, Frankfurt, Germany, Europe.
Arlo Guthrie plays at The State Theater, State College, Pennsylvania, USA.
On their The End World Tour, Black Sabbath play at Praça da Apoteose, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, South America, supported by Rival Sons.
Stanley Brinks (formerly known as Herman Dune) and Freschard play at Altes Volksbad, Mannheim, Germany, Europe.
On their Eat the Elephant tour, A Perfect Circle play at The O2 Academy, Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, UK, Europe.
Lewis Capaldi plays at Rock City, Nottingham, England, UK, Europe.