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The musical revue Hip-Hip-Hooray is playing at The Hippodrome Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 425 performances.
The musical comedy The Maid Of The Mountains
, with music by Harold Fraser-Simpson and J.W. Tate, is playing at Daly's Theatre, London, England, UK, during a run of 1352 performances.
Patricia Sibley is born in Dulwich, London, UK. She will find success as popular vocalist and recording artist Anne Shelton
, known during the Second World War as The Forces Favourite.
The Eric Deans
Orchestra - a twelve-piece band - flies from Palisadoes Airport, Kingston, Jamaica, Caribbean and flies to Haiti. This is thought to have been the first such tour of its kind for Jamican musicians. This band was also known as The Colony Club Orchestra.
plays during an eight-week run, in The Terrace Room of The Statler Hotel, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Violinist Gene Pringle And His Orchestra with 'songstress' Lilli Malloy is playing at The Lotus Room, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Gary Allen Wiggins is born in Detroit, Michigan, USA. He will find success as blues and jazz saxophonist Detroit Gary Wiggins
The musical comedy Wonderful Town
, starring Rosalind Russell, is playing at The Winter Garden Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 559 performances.
Reports in the UK press claim that rocker Marty Wilde
has fallen out with his and Billy Fury
's manager Larry Parnes
, because Wilde is jealous of the attention Fury is receiving from record labels.
, Teddy Johnson And Pearl Carr
, Jimmy James, The Raindrops, Joe Baker And Jack Douglas, Desmond Walter-Ellis, The KIms and Regine And Andre Berny play during a seven-week season at The Coventry Theatre, Coventry, England, UK, Europe.
is playing at The Living Room, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Singer and songwriter Brian Henningsen is born in Jarman Hospital, Tuscola, Illinois, USA. He will form The Henningsens
with his children, Aaron and Clara Henningsen, and will co-write The Band Perry
hits You Lie and All Your Life.
plays a sellout concert at The Town Hall, New York City, USA.
plays the last of six nights at The Peppermint Lounge West, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
The Cryan Shames play at The New Place, near Algonquin, Illinois, USA.
play the second of two nights at The Empire, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe.
Heart play in Fort Meyers, Florida, USA.
play in Hobo's, Knoxville, Tennessee, USA, supported by Peter Holsapple.
After surgery on a bleeding ulcer in hospital in Memphis, Tennessee, USA, Jerry Lee Lewis
is given a 50-50 chance of survival. He survives.
presents the Hall Of Fame award to singer-songwriter Gordon Lightfoot
at the Juno Awards ceremony in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The albums Loverboy and Keep It Up, both by Loverboy, are certified as platinum discs by the R.I.A.A in the USA.
play at Lanxess Arena, Koln, Germany, Europe.
play at Brudenell Social Club, Leeds, England, UK, Europe.
Electronic composer Ricardo Donoso
plays at Silent Green, Berlin, Germany, Europe.