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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.
Elvis Presley continues with the shooting of location scenes for his latest movie, Roustabout, at locations in and around Los Angeles, California, USA.
When two youth cults, the Mods and the Rockers clash violently in the streets of London, UK, thirty people are arrested.
Actor Jim Nabors displays his singing talents during an appearance on The Danny Kaye Show on tv in the USA. He will go on to record several albums.
The Supremes record Where Did Our Love Go? in Hitsville USA studio, Detroit, Michigan, USA. It will become their first Billboard Singles Chart No1.
Tony Bennett plays at The Sahara Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. The show is recorded and some tracks will be released on the Columbia Records album Live at the Sahara: The Moment of Truth.
The Syndicats release a new single, Maybellene, on EMI Records in the UK. The song is a Chuck Berry cover version, producer is Joe Meek and the band includes guitarist Steve Howe who would go on to achieve greater fame with prog-rock giants Yes.
Stan Getz is playing at Ronnie Scott's Club, London, UK.
Marcel Hall is born in Harlem, New York City, USA. He will find success as rapper Biz Markie.
Frank Sinatra records My Kind Of Town, I Can't Believe I'm Losing You and I Like To Lead When I Dance for reprise Records in United Recorders Studio, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Ella Fitzgerald plays at The Free Trade Hall, Manchester, UK.
Connie Francis records Tommy for MGM Records in the USA, with Ellie Greenwich and The Tokens as special guest backup vocalists.
The Beatles' single, Do You Want To Know A Secret, is released in Germany, Europe, on Odeon Records.
Cliff Richard And The Shadows' tour plays at the ABC, Plymouth, UK.
The Searchers play Needles And Pins on tv's Ed Sullivan Show in New York City, USA.