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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.
Sister Rosetta Tharpe is playing during four weeks at The Hungry i, San Francisco, California, USA. Also on the bill is Vicki Frazer.
The Beatles' manager Brian Epstein places a call to his company, NEMS', New York City representative Walter Hofer, and puts him in charge of fan-mail in the USA. His first batch consists of 37 sacks.
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My Bonnie by The Beatles with Tony Sheridan, enters the Billboard Singles Chart in the USA, where it will peak at No26.
Frank Sinatra Jr plays at The Dome, Brighton, UK.
Aretha Franklin spends the second of four days recording the LP Unforgettable: A Tribute to Dinah Washington, for Columbia Records in New York City, USA.
The Wayne King Orchestra plays at The Aragon Ballroom, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The Squires, featuring lead guitarist Neil Young, play at the Fourth Dimension, Winnipeg, Canada.
Johnny Cash, June Carter and fifteen other acts play in the Grand Ole Opry Night in Boston Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Jackie De Shannon performs When You Walk In The Room on weekly tv pop show American Bandstand in Los Angeles, California, USA (having just moved from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania).
The Yardbirds, with Eric Clapton on lead guitar, play at Pearce Hall, Maidenhead, UK.
The Kinks spend the second of four days recording Dedicated Follower Of Fashion in London, UK, for Pye Records.
Manfred Mann play at The Twisted Wheel, Manchester, England, UK, Europe.
Max Firetag, publisher of The Kingsmen's controversial US hit Louie Louie, offers $1000 to anyone who can find obscene lyrics in the song.
The Dave Clark Five release their British hit single, Glad All Over, in the USA.
Leaving Here by Eddie Holland on Motown Records enters the Billboard singles chart in the USA, where it will peak at No76.
Don Ellis (trumpet) Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone) Benny Golson (tenor saxophone) Richard Davis (bass) Joe Cocuzzo (drums) Gunther Schuller (composer, conductor) Leonard Bernstein (director, narrator) Nat Hentoff (author) and The New York Philharmonic Orchestra take part in the New York Philharmonic Young People's Concert at Philharmonic Hall, The Lincoln Center, New York City, USA.
The Rolling Stones are seen on UK tv series The Arthur Haynes Show, performing You Better Move On and I Wanna Be Your Man. The performances are pre-recorded.
The Beatles are interviewed for WABC Radio in New York City, USA.
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Live Wire by Martha And The Vandellas is the highest new entry in Cash Box magazine's chart of the best-selling singles in the USA, entering at No70.
Dawn (Go Away) by The Four Seasons enters the Billboard Top 40 Singles Chart in the USA, where it will peak at No3.
Hoyt Axton appears on the folk music tv show Hootenanny in the USA. The show was pre-recorded at the University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida.
Gerry And The Pacemakers and Ben E. King begin a UK tour at Nottingham.
Pete MacLaine and the Clan play at the Oasis Club, Lloyd Street, Manchester, UK, supported by The Stirlings.
When Dean Martin plays at The Sands Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, the show is recorded and will be released as the album Live At The Sands Hotel.
The Rolling Stones begin a British tour supporting top UK pop idol John Leyton at Edmonton, London, UK. Also on the bill are The Swinging Blue Jeans, Mike Berry, Jet Harris, Billie Davis, and The Paramounts
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The album Little Deuce Coupe by The Beach Boys peaks at No4 in the Billboard album chart in the USA.
The Soul Agents play at Esso Recreation Club, Ashlett Road, Fawley, Hampshire, UK with The Dynamos.
Mississippi John Hurt, Mable Hillery, Bessie Jones and the Georgia Sea Island Singers, play at the "Folk Music in America" concert in The Guthrie Theatre, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
Cliff Richard And The Shadows are in the Canary Islands, Spain, Europe, working on the film Wonderful Life.