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, billed as "The Greatest Musical Hit Ever Recorded Here", is presented at The Columbia Theatre, San Francisco, California, USA. The newspaper adverts proclaim, "See the six pretty maidens".
R'n'B pianist and singer Ivory Joe Hunter
, aka The Baron of Boogie, is born in Kirbyville, Texas, USA.
The highest new entry in the Billboard
Pop Albums Chart in the USA is A Selection Of Favourite Waltzes Vols I And II by Mantovani
. With A Song In My Heart by Jane Froman
remains at No1.
Ray Berrier, guitarist of bluegrass recording band The Lost And Found
is born in Mount Airy, North Carolina, USA.
Eric Martin, lead singer of Mr Big
, is born in Long Island, New York, USA.
, his friend Frank Holzfeind (owner of Blue Note
Records) and members of the Ellington Orchestra, attend a meeting of the Lake Meadows Arts And Jazz Society at The Meadows Club, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Martin Kemp of Spandau Ballet
is born in Islington, London, England, UK, Europe.
Dakota Staton is playing during a six-night stint at Jorgie's, Gaslight Square, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
is in EMI's Abbey Road
Studios, London, UK, recording German-language versions of the songs Spanish Harlem and On the Beach.
appears on UK tv series The Arthur Haynes Show.
Josh White Jr
plays at Muskegon Community College, Muskegon, Michigan, USA.
Weather Report play at The Shaboo, New Haven, Connecticut, USA.
play the second of two nights at Hammersmith Odeon, London, UK.
has the last of three days of rehearsals at Montana Studios, in New York City, USA, for his upcoming 31-date tour of North America.
Compilation album The OMD Singles
band Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark (aka OMD) enters the UK
albums chart where it will peak at No16 during a four-week run.
Former Midnight Oil
lead singer Peter Garrett wins the seat of Kingsford Smith, Sydney, Australia, Oceania
, for the Labor Party.
plays the first of two nights in The Greek Theatre, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Paul Stanley and Gene Simmons of KISS attend the opening of Rock And Brews at LAX Airport, Los Angeles, California, USA. Rock And Brews is a restaurant franchise owned by Stanley and Simmons.
plays in Pitzer College, Claremont, California, USA, with Matt The Electrician and Tim Easton.