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The stage musical How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying, starring Rudy Vallee, is playing at the 46th Street Theater on Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 1,417 performances.
The stage musical She Loves Me with music by Jerry Bock and lyrics by Sheldon Harnick is playing at The Eugene O'Neill Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 301 performances.
Roy Acuff is playing during a four-week long series of shows in The Mint, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
The Beatles' Christmas Show is presented during a season at The Astoria, Finsbury Park, London, England, UK, Europe, featuring The Beatles Cilla Black, Rolf Harris, Billy J. Kramer And The Dakotas, The Barron Knights, The Fourmost and Tommy Quickly.
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Glenn Yarbrough, until recently a member of The Limeliters, is playing during four weeks of shows at The Hungry i, San Francisco, California, USA. Also on the bill are Wes Harrison and The Town Criers.
Jan And Dean record The New Girl In School, in United/Western Studios, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, for Liberty Records.
The Crystals perform Little Boy on weekly tv pop show American Bandstand in the USA. Also on the show is Freddy Cannon.
The Supremes have their first Top 30 singles chart entry in the USA when the Holland/Dozier/Holland composition When The Lovelight Starts Shining Through His Eyes, reaches No23.
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The Yardbirds, featuring guitarist Eric Clapton, play at the Star Hotel, Croydon, UK.
Roger Miller records Dang Me and Chug-a-lug for Smash Records, in their Quonset Hut studio in Music Row, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
The Animals play at The Scene Club, London, UK.
Rod And The Sceptres and Jonny And The Saints play at The Town Hall, Calne, Wiltshire, England, UK, Europe. (Rod Goodway of Rod And The Sceptres will go on to greater success with The Pack, The Artwoods, Magic Muscle and others.
Cliff Richard is in the Canary Islands, Spain, Europe, continuing with the filming of his next movie, Wonderful Life.
Rod and the Cortinas play at the The City Hall, Salisbury, supported by The Strangers.
The Beatles Christmas Show comes to the end of its run at The Astoria, Finsbury Park, London, UK.
The Dave Clark Five appear on UK tv series The Arthur Haynes Show.
Music trade magazine Billboard in the USA publishes its first country album chart, showing Ring Of Fire by Johnny Cash at No1.
America's first discotheque, The Whisky A-Go-Go, is opened by entrepreneur Elmer Valentine on Sunset Strip in Los Angeles, California, USA. The first live act is Johnny Rivers. It will become one of the hippest clubs in America.
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Louie Louie by The Kingsmen reaches No1 in Cash Box magazine's chart of the best-selling singles in the USA.
Talking About My Baby by The Impressions is the highest new entry in Cash Box magazine's chart of the best-selling singles in the USA, entering at No70.
Bern Elliot And The Fenmen play at The Club Noreik, Tottenham, London, England, UK, Europe.
A UK Silver Disc is awarded to the single Sugar And Spice by The Searchers.
I Want To Hold Your Hand by The Beatles reaches No1 in the Australian pop singles chart.
Dusty Springfield plays a ballroom date in Oxford, UK.
Hooka Tooka by Chubby Checker enters the Billboard Top 40 Singles Chart in the USA, where it will peak at No17.
The Cyril Davies All Stars with Long John Baldry play at The Twisted Wheel, Manchester, England, UK, Europe.