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The stage musical Man Of La Mancha is playing at the ANTA Washington Square Theatre, New York City, USA, during a run of almost two and a half years.
The Charles Lloyd Quartet including pianist Keith Jarrett plays during a run of eight nights at Shelly's Manne-Hole, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Velvet Underground And Nico are playing during thirteen nights at Steve Paul's Scene, New York City, USA.
Nina Simone has the final recording session for her album Nina Simone Sings The Blues at RCA Studio B, New York City, USA.
Mitch Ryder And The Detroit Wheels play the sixth of ten nights at Ondine's, New York City, USA, supported by Buffalo Springfield.
The Freddie Roach Quartet records Samba De Orfeu, Money, Morning Time, Stinky Fingers and other tracks for Prestige Records in Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, USA.
The Kinks perform Dead End Street on tv show Top Of The Pops at BBC Lime Grove Studios, London, England, UK.
Fredrik Nordström is born in Sweden, Europe. He will find success as the guitarist in melodic death metal band Dream Evil.
The Charles Lloyd Quartet, including Keith Jarrett, plays at Shelly's Manne-Hole, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Tommy James And The Shondells release a new single, I Think We're Alone Now, on Roulette Records in the USA. It will peak at No4 on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.
Soul/r'n'b band Cliff Bennett And The Rebel Rousers record I'll Take Good Care Of You, at Abbey Road, London, England, UK.
Jimi Hendrix is interviewed in London, England, UK, by Rave magazine.
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Spyder Turner records Stand By Me, Hold On I'm Coming, Moon River, Dream Lover and other tracks for MGM Records in Tera Shirma Studios, Detroit, Michigan, USA. Turner's version of Stand By Me includes impersonations of the styles of Jackie Wilson, David Ruffin, Billy Stewart, Smokey Robinson and Chuck Jackson.
TV rock show Where The Action Is in the USA features The Outsiders performing Help Me, Girl, plus Chris Montez.
Pink Floyd play at The Marquee Club, Soho, London, England, UK.
US folk singer Jesse Winchester adopts Canadian citizenship to avoid being drafted into the US Army.
Georgie Fame, Cat Stevens, Julie Felix and Sounds Incorporated play the eleventh night of a 14–day run in 'Fame In 67' at Brian Epstein's Saville Theatre, London, England, UK.
The Beatles continue work on Penny Lane in Studio 2, Abbey Road, London, England, UK. They also create fourteen minutes of electronic sound collage for the Carnival Of Light Rave, an underground happening set for 28 January and 4 February at The Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London.
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Popular accordionist Ivan Thelme dies as a result of a traffic accident in Rasunda Parish, Solna, Stockholm County, Sweden, Europe.
The musical Fiddler On The Roof, starring Zero Mostel, is performed at The Majestic Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA. It will run continuously (but at three different theatres) until 1972 notching up 3,242 performances.
The musical Hallelujah Baby!, starring Leslie Uggams, is presented at The Martin Beck Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 293 performances.
Engelbert Humperdinck is appearing in a season as Robinson Crusoe in pantomime at The Palladium Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe.
Duke Ellington And His Orchestra are playing during a three-week engagement at Harrah's, Reno, Nevada, USA.
Ed Ames is playing during a three-week engagement at The Frontier Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Georgie Fame is playing during a three-week season at The Mayfair Hotel, London, England, UK, Europe.