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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 stage musical She Loves Me with music by Jerry Bock and lyrics by Sheldon Harnick is playing at The Eugene O'Neill Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 301 performances.
In line with a Musicians Union ruling not to comply with South Africa's apartheid regime, Liverpool band The Swinging Blue Jeans refuse to visit the country. Other groups supporting the ban include The Rolling Stones, The Four Pennies, Freddie and the Dreamers and Dave Berry. Cliff Richard, however is a member of Equity, the actor's union, although The Shadows belong to the MU. "We can't speak for Cliff," says MU secretary Harry Francis, "but as far as we are concerned, The Shadows won't be going."
Elvis Presley continues with pre-production work for his eighteenth film, Tickle Me, at Allied Artists studios, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Serendipity Singers play at Stevens Institute Of Technology, Hoboken, New Jersey, USA.
The Supremes and Cliff Bennett And The Rebel Rousers appear on tv pop show Ready, Steady, Go!, in London, UK.
Del Shannon releases a new single, Do You Want To Dance, in the UK.
The Beach Boys are working on the song Dance, Dance, Dance in Western Recorders, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Everly Brothers release a new single, You're The One I Love, in the UK.
UK singer Kathy Kirby begins pre-recording her own BBC-tv series.
The American Folk-Blues Festival '64, featuring Sonny Boy Williamson, Sunnyland Slim, Lightnin' Hopkins, Sleepy John Estes, Hammie Nixon, John Henry Barbee, Hubert Sumlin, Sugar Pie Desanto and Howlin' Wolf plays in The Misikhalle, Hamburg, Germany, Europe.
Liverpool band The Merseybeats release a new single, Last Night I Made A Little Girl Cry, on Fontana Records in the UK. On the same day, they play at the City Hall, Perth, Scotland.
The Squires, including Neil Young on lead guitar, play at Glenwood Community Club, Winnipeg, Canada.
Wayne Fontana And The Mindbenders reveal in UK pop weekly the NME [New Musical Express] that they took their name from a horror movie.
Folk singer Glenn Yarbrough appears on tonight's edition of The Steve Allen Playhouse on tv in the USA.
Stan Getz, Dionne Warwick plays the seventeenth night in a three-week season at L'Olympia, Paris, France, Europe.
The Animals play in Louisville, Kentucky, USA.
The Nashville Teens release a new single, Google Eye, in the UK.
Manfred Mann release a new single, Sha-La-La, in the UK on HMV Records.