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The stage musical How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying, starring Rudy Vallee, is playing at the 46th Street Theater on Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 1,417 performances.
The Beatles continue filming battlefield scenes for their second feature film, Help!, at Knighton Down, Salisbury Plain, Wiltshire, UK. During filming, someone breaks into John Lennon's car and steals some clothing.
The Dorothy Ashby Octet records Flighty, Feelin' Good, Invitation, I'll Follow You and Essence Of Sapphire, for Atlantic Records in New York City, USA. The tracks will appear on the LP The Fantastic Jazz Harp Of Dorothy Ashby.
Cookie Rankin, vocalist with The Rankin Family, is born in Mabou, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada.
Popular tv show Hullaballoo in the USA features Chuck Berry, Trini Lopez, The Four Seasons, The Sir Douglas Quintet, Martha And The Vandellas, Herman's Hermits, Vicki Carr, Freddie And The Dreamers and The Travellers Three.
The Who play at The Palladium (later known as Riley's), Greenock, Scotland, UK.
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Bob Dylan is staying at The Savoy Hotel, London, UK, during a break in his UK tour schedule. He spends some time singing with Joan Baez during the day.
The Rolling Stones play at the Southern College Auditorium, Statesboro, Georgia, USA.
Lonnie Donegan plays the second night in a two-week season at the Forty Thieves Club, Bermuda, Caribbean.
The Kinks, The Yardbirds and Goldie And The Gingerbreads play another show on their 21-date UK tour, at The Guildhall, Portsmouth, UK.
The Spencer Davis Group play at The Marquee, Soho, London, England, UK.
Brian Wilson of The Beach Boys is working on the backing track for the song Sandy She Needs Me, at Western Studio 3, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Waylon Jennings releases That's The Chance I'll Have To Take, which is his first single for RCA Records, in the USA.
John Coltrane opens at The Half Note, New York City, USA.
The Hollies play at The Public Hall, Wallington, UK.
A UK package tour featuring Billy Fury, The Pretty Things, Dave Berry and The Cruisers, Brian Poole And The Tremeloes, The John Barry Seven and The Zephyrs, plays at The ABC, Hull.
Jackie De Shannon is awarded the status of Queen Of The Junior United Nations Organisation in the USA.
Cilla Black, Sandie Shaw, Petula Clark, The Searchers, Georgie Fame and others attend a Variety Club luncheon at The Dorchester Hotel, London, England, UK.
The musical Charlie Girl is performed at The Adephi Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe, during a run lasting over five years.