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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 musical Zizi is presented at The Broadway Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 49 performances.
The stage musical On A Clear Day You Can See Forever, with lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner and music by Burton Lane, is playing at the Mark Hellinger Theatre, New York City, USA, during a run of 280 performances.
The Paul Butterfield Blues Band, featuring Butterfield on vocals and harmonica, Michael Bloomfield and Elvin Bishop on guitars, Mark Naftalin on organ, Jerome Arnold and bass and Sam Lay on drums, is playing during a month of live shows at The Unicorn, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
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.
Paul Anka is playing during a two-week stay at The Copacabana, New York City, USA.
The musical Anya is performed at The Ziegfield Theatre on Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of just two weeks.
Judy Garland is playing during a two-week engagement at The Sahara Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, backed by the 30-piece Louis Basil orchestra. She is paid $50,000 per week.
Connie Haines is playing during two weeks at the ACT IV Restaurant-Supper Club, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
The Birds, including guitarist Ron Wood, play at The Assembly Hall, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, England, UK, Europe.
Cliff Richard is seen on the UK tv show Cinema, being interviewed about his acting career.
The Small Faces play in The Civic Hall, Plymouth, England, UK, Europe.
The Beatles play at the ABC Cinema, Ardwick, Manchester, England, UK, Europe, supported by The Moody Blues. During the day, they meet with producer Walter Shenson to discuss a film project, A Talent For Loving, which is later abandoned.
Dusty Springfield plays the second night of a week in cabaret at Mr. Smith's, Manchester, England, UK, Europe.
The Rising Sons, featuring Taj Mahal and Ry Cooder, record Tulsa County in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Massachusetts Supreme Court concludes that the principal of Attleboro High School in Massachusetts, USA, was right to ban student George Leonard from attending school because of the length of his hair. The Court decrees, "We are of the opinion that the unusual hair style of the plaintiff could disrupt and impede the maintenance of a proper classroom atmosphere or decorum. This is an aspect of personal appearance and hence akin to matters of dress. Thus as with any unusual, immodest or exaggerated mode of dress, conspicuous departures from accepted customs in the matter of haircuts could result in the distraction of other pupils." Leonard will not go back to high school, but will continue as a professional musician with his band The Cry Babies.
The Big Three play at The Cavern Club, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe.
A Lover's Concerto by The Toys is awarded a Gold Disc in the USA by the R.I.A.A.
TV show Where The Action Is in the USA features Len Barry performing 1-2-3.
The Spencer Davis Group play at The Marquee, Soho, London, England, UK, Europe, supported by the Alex Harvey Group.
Bob Dylan plays at the Civic Auditorium, Long Beach, California, USA.
The Beatles sixth album Rubber Soul is released in Germany, Europe, on Odeon Records.
Hoyt Axton opens at The Troubadour, Santa Monica Boulevard, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Peter And Gordon play the third night of a week at The Fiesta, Stockton, England, UK, Europe.
Eddie Peabody, billed as 'The King Of The Banjo', plays during seventeen nights at The Roostertail, Detroit, Michigan, USA, supported by 'song stylist' Gloria Loring.
Gary McFarland And His Orchestra with Clark Terry record Granny's Samba, Tijuana and other tracks for Impulse Records in New York City, USA.
The Rolling Stones spend the second of five days recording tracks for their album Aftermath at RCA Studios, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
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Red Simpson records Nitro Express, My Baby's Waitin', Highway Man and Motivatin' Man in Capitol Recording Studio, 1750 North Vine Street, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Guitarist, composer and singer Maria Teresa Vera, known as 'the first female Cuban troubadour', dies in Havana, Cuba.