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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.
Carl Perkins plays at The Twisted Wheel, Manchester, England, UK, Europe.
James Brown records Maybe The Last Time, in the USA.
Bad To Me by Billy J. Kramer And The Dakotas is the highest new entry in Cash Box magazine's chart of the best-selling singles in the USA, entering at No65. The song was written by John Lennon of The Beatles while on holiday in Spain, Europe.
Johnny Cash plays the last of three days at Kiwanis Football Stadium, Chatham, Ontario, Canada.
The Dixie Cups hit No1 in - both Billboard and Cash Box Singles Charts in the USA - with Chapel Of Love.
My Guy by Mary Wells reaches No1 in the Australian pop singles chart.
Don't Let The Sun Catch You Crying by Gerry And The Pacemakers enters the Billboard Top 40 Singles Chart in the USA, where it will peak at No4.
The Rolling Stones, George Jones and Bobby Vee play the first of two days at The Teen Fair, San Antonio, Texas, USA.
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A full-page advertisment runs in six music trade magazines in the USA, bearing the strapline, "in the public interest, watch The Rolling Stones crush The Beatles!"
Heinz And The Wild Ones play at The Pavilion, Buxton, UK. Guitarist in the band is Ritchie Blackmore, later to find fame in Deep Purple.
Billboard magazine reports that The Searchers recently held a party for Dionne Warwick, with representatives of Pye Records and Vogue Records at ATV House, Great Cumberland Place, London, UK.
I Get Around by The Beach Boys enters the Billboard Top 40 singles chart in the USA at No17.
Chuck Berry plays the second of two nights at The Star Club, Hamburg, Germany.
Brenda Holloway performs Every Little Bit Hurts on weekly tv pop show American Bandstand in Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Dave Clark Five play at The Arie Crown Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Do You Love Me? by The Dave Clark Five peaks at No11 on the Billboard Top 40 Singles Chart in the USA.
Duke Ellington And His Orchestra play at The Friar's Club, Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.
After an hour-long trip through the canals of Amsterdam, The Beatles play at The Exhibition Hall, Blokker, Holland, Europe.
It is announced that Bob Dylan has been contracted to write a songbook for harmonica for the Music Publishers Holding Company of New York City, USA.
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A UK Silver Disc is awarded to the single It's Overby Roy Orbison.
P.S. I Love You by The Beatles peaks at No10 on the Billboard Top 40 Singles Chart in the USA.
The Ramsey Lewis Trio play the last of three nights at Bohemian Caverns, Washington, D.C., USA.