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The stage musical Man Of La Mancha is playing at the ANTA Washington Square Theatre, New York City, USA, during a run of almost two and a half years.
Nico (backed by Jackson Browne on guitar) plays at Stanley's in the basement of The Dom, New York City, USA, supported by Tim Buckley.
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The musical Fiddler On The Roof, starring Zero Mostel, is performed at The Majestic Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA. It will run continuously (but at three different theatres) until 1972 notching up 3,242 performances.
The musical Hallelujah Baby!, starring Leslie Uggams, is presented at The Martin Beck Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 293 performances.
Fiddler On The Roof, starring Luther Adler and Dolores Wilson, is running during a lengthy engagement at McVickers Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Big Brother And The Holding Company and Canned Heat play the last of four nights in the Avalon Ballroom, San Francisco, California, USA.
David Ruffin collapses in the parking lot after The Temptations play the last night of a week at The Club Venus, Baltimore, Maryland, USA. He is taken to St. Joseph's Hospital and examined for a possible perforated ulcer.
An advertisement in the pages of UK music weekly Melody Maker states "Freaky lead guitarist, bass and drummer wanted for Marc Bolan." Bolan, having lately left John's Children, was in the process of creating his psychedelic-folk outfit Tyrannosaurus Rex. After just one gig as an electric band, however, Bolan will pare the membership back to just two and re-launch as an acoustic duo.
First generation San Francisco hippy band The Grateful Dead play the last of ten nights at The Caf
Judy Garland and Tom Green arrive in New York City, USA, having spent the previous day (her 45th birthday) in Chicago.
Bob Dylan's second child, Anne Lea, is born to Dylan's wife Sara Lownds.