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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.
The musical Fiddler On The Roof
, starring Zero Mostel, is performed at The Majestic Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA. It will run continuously (but at three different theatres) until 1972 notching up 3,242 performances.
, starring Leslie Uggams, is presented at The Martin Beck Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 293 performances.
And His Orchestra are playing during a three-week engagement at Harrah's, Reno, Nevada, USA.
is playing during a three-week engagement at The Frontier Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
is playing during a three-week season at The Mayfair Hotel, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Treniers are playing during a lengthy engagement at The Sahara Lounge, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
The musical, Love And Let Love
, is presented at Sheridan Square Playhouse, off-Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of just fourteen performances.
is playing during a one-month engagement at The Top Of The Gate, New York City, USA.
Louis Prima, Sam Butera And The Witnesses, Little Richie Varola, Dominique and The Ben Arden Orchestra are playing at The Empire Room, Palmer House, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
is playing at The Embassy, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Jazz vocalist Bobbe Norris
is playing during two weeks at The Living Room, New York City, USA.
Jean Shepard is playing during a week-long engagement at The Nashville Club, New York City, USA.
Latin jazz guitarist Bola Sete
is playing during six nights at The Golden Bear, Huntington Beach, Los Angeles, California, USA.
and June Carter check into the El Rancho Motel in Sacramento, California, USA, to begin rehearsals for the live album Johnny Cash
At Folsom Prison. They are joined later by The Tennessee Three, Carl Perkins
, The Statler Brothers
, Johnny's father, Ray Cash, and record producer Bob Johnston.
Olufemi Sanyaolu is born in Lagos, Nigeria, Africa. He will find success as blues, funk and soul musician Keziah Jones
Aspiring pop singer Agnetha Faltskog makes her first tv appearance on the programme Studio 8 in Sweden, Europe. On this day, she also meets Anni-Frid Lyngstad, who is performing her debut single, En Ledig Dag, on the same show. The two women will later work together as members of
The Sons Of Champlin play the second of two nights at The New Orleans House, Berkeley, California, USA.
The Savoy Brown Blues Band plays at The Thames Hotel, Windsor, near London, England, UK, Europe.
The Grateful Dead
play at The Municipal Auditorium, Eureka, Oregon, USA.
records Suicide Won't Satisfy, Blue S uede Shoes and I Wonder If I Care at Andrus Studios, Houston, Texas, USA.
The Country Gentlemen record Spanish Is A Loving Tongue and Johnny Reb at Roy Homer and Associates, Clinton, Maryland, USA.
And The Ram Jam Band play at The Pavilion, Southampton, Hampshire, England, UK, Europe.
Sadie (The Cleaning Lady) by Johnny Farnham, rises from No7 to No3 in the Go Set National Top 40 singles Chart in Australia, Oceania
. Snoopy's Christmas by The Royal Guardsmen remains in the No1 position.
Bobbie Gentry, with producer Kelly Gordon, records La Siepe (The Hedge) and La Citta E' Grande in Capitol Recording Studio, 1750 North Vine Street, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
On a tour to promote their second Smash Records LP, Love Lost And Found, Jay And The Techniques
play in Seattle, Washington, USA.
, The Tony Lee Trio, The Don Rendell/Ian Carr Quintet and The Graham Collier Septet perform live on the BBC Radio 1 show Jazz Club in London, England, UK, Europe.
Psychedelic rock venue The Ambassador Theatre
in Washington DC, USA, is closed down, the reason given being "insufficient funds".
And His Buckaroos record Sally Mary And Jerry, In God I Trust and Buckaroo Polka in Capitol Recording Studio, 1750 North Vine Street, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Bee Gees
, Bridges Crossing Rivers and Gena's Theme, in London, England, UK, Europe, for their album Idea.
debut in the UK singles chart with their cover version of Robert Knight's US hit Everlasting Love
. The song will bring into the open the practice of recordings using session men instead of bona fide group members.
records Stay Loose, If You Ain't Got It, I'm Gonna Move To The Outskirts Of Town and Is You Is Or Is You Ain't My Baby in A+R Studios, New York City, USA.
hosts Kraft Music Hall's A Grand Night For Swinging, on tv in the USA. Bobbie Gentry is a guest on the same show.
The Spencer Davis
Group fly from the UK to Paris, France, Europe, to make a tv appearance.
reports to police headquarters, Gothenburg, Sweden, Europe, as he must do for the next five days.
The rock musical Your Own Thing
is presented at The Orpheum Theatre, New York City, USA, during a run of 937 performances.
is playing at the Biltmore Theatre on Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 1750 performances.
The controversial hippy musical,
The rock musical Hair
(which includes a scene with a fully nude cast) is presented during a run of 1,997 performances at the Shaftesbury Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe. The cast includes Marsha Hunt, Paul Nicholas, Sonja Kristina and Jimmy Winston.