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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 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 Treniers are playing during a lengthy engagement at The Sahara Lounge, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
The rock musical Your Own Thing
is presented at The Orpheum Theatre, New York City, USA, during a run of 937 performances.
The New Christy Minstrels are playing during a lengthy engagement at The Roosevelt Hotel, New Orleans, Louisana, USA.
is playing during four weeks at Harrah's, Reno, Nevada, USA.
The musical comedy The Happy Time
is presented at The Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 286 performances. The show features music by John Kander and lyrics by Fred Ebb.
The Four Tops
are playing during an eleven-night season at The Scotch Mist, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Jack Jones is playing during a two-week stand at The Copacabana, New York City, USA.
plays at Al Hirt's Club, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
play at The Star Hotel, Croydon, England, UK, Europe.
The 'N Betweens play at The Park Hall Hotel, Wolverhampton, England, UK, Europe. Members of this band will go on to form Slade
and His Orchestra, with the Central Connecticut State College Choir are recording choral selections for Ellington's Second Sacred Concert in Fine Studios, New York City, USA.
The Alan Price
Set begin a seven-week long tour of the USA.
Baltimore Steam Packet
and Freudian Slips play the last of four nights at The Ark, Sausalito, California, USA.
And The Big Sound play at The Pavilion, Bath, Engl;and, UK, Europe.
are playing at The Chessmate, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
play at Victoria Hall, Dartford, London, England, UK, Europe.
Sammy Davis Jr
. records If My Friends Could See Me Now, I'm A Brass band, Here I'll Stay, My Personal Property and Don't Take Your Time, for Reprise Records in Los Angeles, California, USA.
records People Sure Act Funny, Get Yourself Another Fool, Otis Sleep On, Put Our Love Together and Funky Street in American Studios, Memphis, Tennessee, USA, with producer Tom Dowd
, for Atlantic Records
play at The Town Hall, Oxford, England, UK, Europe.
It is announced that Goodnight Sweet Josephine is to be the next UK single for The Yardbirds
, set for release on March 1.
Pop duo Steve Lawrence and Eydie Gorme are starring in the musical Golden Rainbow
, at The Shubert Theater in New York City, USA.
are working on the songs Long Title and Tear The Top Right Off My Head, at Western Recorders
, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Jazz, ragtime and blues stride pianist Luckey Roberts
dies aged 80 in New York City, USA.
record I Am A Child, composed by Neil Young
, in Sunset Sound Recorders, 6650 Sunset Boulevard, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Freddie McCoy Quartet With Strings records Soul Yogi, What Now My Love, Mysterioso and Autumn Leaves, at Van Gelder
Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, USA.
And Alla Rakha (with Paul Horn on flute) record Khanda Kafi, Duet In Dadra, Rangeela, Nagma E Raksh and Tal Sawari, for World Pacific Records in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Newly born baby Lisa Marie Presley is brought home from the hospital to Graceland
s, Memphis, Tennessee, USA, by her father Elvis Presley
and mother Priscilla.
Jazz pianist Erroll Garner
is playing at Al Hirt's Club, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
is playing at The Flame Club, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
Newsweek Magazine in the USA publishes feature article about Neil Diamond
entitled, Kid From Brooklyn.
The rock musical Hair
(which includes a scene with a fully nude cast) is presented during a run of 1,997 performances at the Shaftesbury Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe. The cast includes Marsha Hunt, Paul Nicholas, Sonja Kristina and Jimmy Winston.