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A "High Class Vaudeville" show at The Bijou Theatre, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, features the combined talents of Girard And Gardner, The Rozinos, LaFavre's Dogs, Cats And Monkeys, The Harmony Four, Vermette And Dionne, gweorge H. Wood, Dollie Rathburn Chesley and others.
The "musical absurdity" Twirly-Whirly
is presented at Weber And Fields' Music Hall, New York City, USA, during a run of 247 performances.
Musical revue The Show Is On
, starring Beatrice Lillie and Bert Lahr, plays at The Winter Garden Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, where it will run for 236 performances.
Sidney Semien is born in Lebeau, Louisiana, USA. He will find success as Cajun-blues accordionist Rockin' Sidney
, best-known for his 1985 novelty smash My Toot Toot
Having recently been denied the right to perform at Constitution Hall by the DAR (Daughters Of The American Revolution) because of her colour, popular singer Marion Anderson
performs live at The Lincoln Memorial in Washington DC, USA. The concert was arranged at the urging of Eleanor Roosevelt, who convinced Harold Ickes to put the show on.
George G. DeSylva, Johnny Mercer
, and Glenn E. Wallichs file the articles of incorporation for Liberty Records, Inc. with the state of California, USA.
The Three Peppers
play at The Capitol Lounge, Chicago, Illinois, USA, during a four week engagement.
Jazz saxophonist Gene Ammons
plays at The Bellfontaine, Lima, Ohio, USA.
The Slide Hampton Orchestra records Gallery Groove, Fump and other tracks in New York City, USA, for Epic Records
records Johnny's Not The Only Boy, I Told You So and Please Don't Tell Them
About Me, in Capitol Recording Studio, 1750 North Vine Street, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
records Hello Walls
, Buddy, So Much To Do and Within Your Crowd at RCA Victor Studio, 800 17th Avenue South, Nashville, Tennessee
, USA, with producer Chet Atkins
. Musicians on the session are Bob Moore [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Velma Smith, Jerry Kennedy and Jerry Reed [guitars], Pete Drake
play at Riverside Brookfield High School, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Taste, Black Sabbath
and Dogg play at The Mayfair Ballroom, Newcastle, UK.
plays at Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
release a new album, Reckoning, in the UK on IRS Records.
, Spartacus R and The Sid Presley Experience play at The Ritzy Cinema, Brixton, London, England, UK, Europe.
Doctor And The Medics play at Dingwalls, Camden Lock, London, England, UK, Europe.
, Peter Rowan and The Rocking Tex Mex Band play at The George Robey, Finsbury Park, London, England, UK, Europe.
Freddie Mercury of Queen releases his second solo single, I Was Born To Love You, in the UK.
The Sound play at Vrije Vloer, Utrecht, Netherlands, Europe.
On his Trash Tour, Alice Cooper
plays in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
begin their Destiny Fulfilled tour with a gig at Sun Plaza, Hiroshima, Japan, Asia.
play at The Bell Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
Country music singer and songwriter Billy Joe Shaver
is acquitted in Waco
, Texas, USA, on a charge of shooting, after testifying that he had acted in self-defense. In 2007, Shaver had shot Billy Bryant Coker
, in the face with a handgun, following a confrontation in Papa Joe's Texas Saloon, Lorena.
, founder of the successful Nashville-based Dot Records
label, dies, aged 94, at his home in La Jolla, California, USA, from complications after a fall.
Nick And Simon play at The Ahoy, Rotterdam, Holland.
plays the second of two nights at The City Winery, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Touring in support of his LP Aloha, Son Little
plays at The Rock And Blues Cafe, Zaragoza, Spain, Europe.