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The Steven Sondheim musical Gypsy, starring Ethel Merman, is performed on Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 702 performances.
The film Ocean's 11, starring Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jr, opens in the USA.
Roger Miller records You Don't Want My Love and Footprints In the Snow in RCA Victor Studio, 1611 Hawkins Street, Nashville, Tennessee, USA, with Chet Atkins as producer. Players on the session include guitarists Hank Garland and Ben Shaefele, bassist Junior Huskey, drummer Buddy Harman, pianist Floyd Cramer and The Anita Kerr Singers.
Brenda Lee plays in San Antonio, Texas, USA, supported by The Hollywood Argyles.
At his first RCA Records session in Nashville, Tennessee, USA, Roger Miller records You Don't Want My Love. The song will subsequently be re-named In The Summertime.
The Clifford Jordan Quartet records Spellbound, Hot Water and other tracks for Riverside Records in New York City, USA.
Jo Stafford records For You, in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA, for Columbia Records. It will be released on her album Jo And Jazz.
Bobby Darin begins a two week season at The Sahara Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, supporting comedian George Burns.
Jazz trombonist and recording artist Andy Martin is born in Provo, Utah, USA.
Terry Edwards, guitarist/saxophonist of 80s indie band The Higsons is born in Hornchurch, UK.
The musical Irma La Douce is running at The Plymouth Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA. It runs at The Plymouth for more than a year before transferring to The Alvin Theatre.