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Walter Henri Dyett is born in Chicago, Illinois, USA. Beginning in 1931 with his appointment as band director at Wendell Phillips High School, Captain Walter Henri Dyett
will train more than 20,000 musicians in the art of playing jazz, until his retirement from DuSable High School thirty years later. Among those who passed through his classes have been saxophonists Gene "Jug" Ammons and Clifford Jordan
; trumpeters Sonny Cohn and Paul Serrano; trombonist Julian Priester; bassists Wilbur Ware and Fred Hopkins; pianists Dorothy Donegan and John Young; drummers Wilbur Campbell and Jerome Cooper; violinist Leroy Jenkins, and singers Dinah Washington
and Johnny Hartman.
The Fads And Follies Burlesquers are playing in The Dewey Theatre, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
Frank Daniels is starring in 'his comic opera success' The Ameer, at The Metropolitan Theatre, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
Burlesque, Vaudeville musical The Giddy Throng is playing at The
New York Theatre, broadway
, New York City, USA.
Musical comedy The Toreador
is presented at The Gaiety Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe, during a run of 675 performances.
The 'musical dream play' Bluebell In Fairyland
is presented at The Vaudeville Theatre, London, England, UK, during a run of 300 performances.