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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.
The rock musical Your Own Thing is presented at The Orpheum Theatre, New York City, USA, during a run of 937 performances.
The musical comedy The Happy Time is presented at The Broadway Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 286 performances. The show features music by John Kander and lyrics by Fred Ebb.
The musical Jacques Brel Is Alive And Well And Living In Paris, is performed at The Village Gate, Greenwich Village, New York City, USA, during a run of 1,847 performances.
Pop duo Steve Lawrence and Eydie Gorme are starring in the musical Golden Rainbow, at The Shubert Theater in New York City, USA.
The stage musical Cabaret is presented at The Palace Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe, during a run of 336 performances.
Tennessee Ernie Ford and The Good Time Singers are playing a three week engagement at Harrah's, Lake Tahoe, California, USA.
Marilyn Michaels plays during a four-week engagement at The Latin Quarter, New York City, USA.
Lou Rawls is playing during two weeks at The Cave, Vancouver, British Ciolumbia, Canada.
Tom Jones is playing during a month of live dates at The Flamingo Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Long John Baldry plays during a week in cabaret at The Fiesta, Stockton, UK, Europe.
P.F. Sloan, Ian And Sylvia and The Sidetrack are playing during six nights at The Cafe Au Go Go, Greenwich Vilage, New York City, USA.
Kenadiid Osman, bassist of 90s britpop band Sleeper is born in Woking, England, UK, Europe.
The Standells play the second of six nights at The Ice House, Glendale, California, USA.
James Brown is cited in the US Congressional record for the work he has done in preventing riots in the wake of the assassination of Dr Martin Luther King.
Jackie Lee (aka Jacky) enters the UK pop singles chart with The White Horses, the theme from the childrens' tv show of the same name. It will peak at No10.
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Manfred Mann's version of the Bob Dylan song The Mighty Quinn peaks at No6 in the Go-Set magazine Australian National Top 40 Singles chart.
The Three Sounds, with The Oliver Nelson Orchestra, record The Look Of Love, Georgia On My Mind and other tracks at Liberty Studios, Los Angeles, California, USA, for Blue Note Records.
Canned Heat play the third of four nights at The Kaleidoscope, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Pink Floyd have an Abbey Road Studios, London, England, UK, Europe, recording session, working on Nick's Boogie.
Buffalo Springfield play at the Veterans' Coliseum, Jacksonville, Florida, USA.
Gene Pitney plays at The Odeon, Manchester, England, UK, Europe, supported by Status Quo, Don Partridge, Simon Dupree and Amen Corner.
Michael Jackson signs a Musicians' Guild contract agreeing that he and The Jackson Five will play at an after-prom banquet for Thomas Edison Junior-Senior High School in East Gary, Indiana, USA on Apr 26. The group is to be paid $150 for their performance.
First generation San Francisco hippy band Big Brother And The Holding Company play at Anaheim Convention Center, Los Angeles, California, USA.
On their second Tour of North America, The Cream play at Woolsey Hall, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA.
The Kinks play at The ABC, Gloucester, England, UK, Europe, supported by The Tremeloes, The Herd, and Gary Walker And The Rain.
Traffic play the last of four nights at The Whisky A-Go-Go, West Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
At the Academy Awards ceremony at The Civic Auditorium, Santa Monica, California, USA, the Best Song is Talk To The Animals from the film Doctor Dolittle.
Loretta Lynn plays at The Civic Auditorium, Portland, Oregon, USA.
The Bee Gees play at The ABC, Carlisle, England, UK, Europe, supported by Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick And Tich plus Grapefruit.
John Mayall plays at Crosslands Inn, Brockworth, England, UK, Europe.
The controversial hippy musical, Hair is playing at the Biltmore Theatre on Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 1750 performances.
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.