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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.
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.
is playing during a one-month engagement at The Top Of The Gate, New York City, USA.
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.
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.
Jazz vocalist Bobbe Norris
is playing during two weeks at The Living Room, New York City, USA.
is playing during a week of shows at The Roostertail Supper Club in Detroit, Michigan, USA, supported by The Lazy Eggs and The Utopias.
Lulu is playing during a two-week engagement at Cesar's Palace, Luton, England, UK, Europe.
is playing at The Embassy, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Jean Shepard is playing during a week-long engagement at The Nashville Club, New York City, USA.
The Country Gentlemen record Spanish Is A Loving Tongue and Johnny Reb at Roy Homer and Associates, Clinton, Maryland, USA.
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.
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.
hosts Kraft Music Hall's A Grand Night For Swinging, on tv in the USA. Bobbie Gentry is a guest on the same show.
reports to police headquarters, Gothenburg, Sweden, Europe, as he must do for the next five days.
The Spencer Davis
Group fly from the UK to Paris, France, Europe, to make a tv appearance.
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.
On a tour to promote their second Smash Records LP, Love Lost And Found, Jay And The Techniques
play in Seattle, Washington, USA.
The Sons Of Champlin play the second of two nights at The New Orleans House, Berkeley, California, USA.
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
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.
Psychedelic rock venue The Ambassador Theatre
in Washington DC, USA, is closed down, the reason given being "insufficient funds".
, 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.
The Bee Gees
, Bridges Crossing Rivers and Gena's Theme, in London, England, UK, Europe, for their album Idea.
records Suicide Won't Satisfy, Blue S uede Shoes and I Wonder If I Care at Andrus Studios, Houston, Texas, USA.
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.
The Savoy Brown Blues Band plays at The Thames Hotel, Windsor, near London, England, UK, Europe.
Olufemi Sanyaolu is born in Lagos, Nigeria, Africa. He will find success as blues, funk and soul musician Keziah Jones
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.
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.