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The Wizard Of Oz is playing at The Grand Opera House, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The popular musical comedy Floradora is running at The Illinois theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Scott Wood And His Orchestra record the Harry Warren composition Shadow Waltz in London, UK.
The musical comedy Annie Get Your Gun, by Irving Berlin, is presented during a run of 1,147 performances at The Imperial Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA.
The musical comedy Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, with music by Jule Styne, and starring Carol Channing, is presented at The Ziegfeld Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 740 performances.
The Billy May Orchestra is playing during a week at The Steel Pier, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA.
The Poni-Tails appear on UK tv pop show Drumbeat.
Eddie Kirkland plays the first of two nights at The Hines Farm Blues Club, Swanton, Ohio, USA.
Tony Bennett releases a new album, Alone Together, on Columbia Records in the USA.
Conway Twitty is playing during a week-long engagement at Manor Hotel, Widwood, New Jersey, USA.
Maxine Brown performs Funny on popular tv series American Bandstand in W-fil Studio, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Bobby Rydell begins a four week season at The Sahara Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, opening for comedian George Burns.
Fumiya Fujii, lead singer of popular Japanese recording group The Checkers, is born in Kurume City, Fukuoka, Japan, Asia.
Music trade publication Billboard announces the release of a new Ray Charles album, Have A Smile With Me, on ABC-Paramount Records in the USA.
The Brian Auger Trinity play at The Place, Hanley, Staffordshire, England, UK.
The Village Stompers, billed as a "folk-Dixie" group, play in a Jazz Under The Stars concert on the patio at The Inn Of The Four Lakes, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Goldie And The Gingerbreads play an afternoon show at Notre Dame Hall, Leicester Square, London, England, UK, with Paddy, Klaus And Gibson.
Fiddler On The Roof, starring Luther Adler and Dolores Wilson, is running during a lengthy engagement at McVickers Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Pop duo Steve Lawrence and Eydie Gorme are starring in the musical Golden Rainbow, at The Shubert Theater in New York City, USA.
Fats Domino is playing during a series of dates at The Flamingo, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
For a princely fee of £6.50, ace session player Nicky Hopkins records the piano part for The Beatles track Revolution, in EMI's Abbey Road Studios, London, England, UK, Europe.
Louis Prima is playing at The Sands Lounge, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, with Sam Butera And The Witnesses.
Lulu flies to Palma, Majorca, Europe, for two days of live shows.
When Uriah Heep play at The Alex Disco in Salisbury, Wiltshire, UK, they are inspired to call their next album Salisbury.
The Bee Gees play as part of the The Summer Of Stars concert series in Washington Park, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Fairport Convention play in The Open Air Theatre, Regent
James Taylor plays the last of four nights at Universal Amphitheatre, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Crusaders play at The Hippodrome, Birmingham, UK.
Queen play the third of four nights at The Forum, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Plasmatics play at The Aragon Ballroom, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Joni Mitchell holds a press conference in The Four Seasons Hotel, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, to promote her current live tour. During the conference, she credits The Police with having helped inspire her to return to more rock-oriented songs after the jazzy material of her recent releases.
Cow-punk band The Beat Farmers play at The Warehouse, Leeds, England, UK, Europe.
On their Southern Accents tour, Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers play at The Omni, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
Paul McCartney plays at Giants Stadium, East Rutherford, New Jersey, USA.
The Hoax, play at Twyford Parish Hall, near Reading in Berkshire, UK.
On the last day of the T In The Park festival in Scotland three festival goers are attacked in a campsite by an axe-wielding man.
The Eagles play at The Festhalle, Frankfurt, Germany, Europe.
The Black Eyed Peas, Pink, Franz Ferdinand, The Darkness and Muse play at the T In The Park Festival, Balado, Scotland.
Beck plays at Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium, Santa Cruz, California, USA.
Sir Paul McCartney plays his only Canadian date of the year when he appears at Halifax Commons Park Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
Devizes-based singer-songwriter Jon Amor plays at The Bear, Marlborough, Wiltshire, England, UK, during the Marlborough Jazz Festival, with Jesse Davey And Friends.
A free concert by Alexander O'Neal at Bermondsey Carnival in Southwark Park, London, is cancelled after a teenage boy receives leg and facial injuries in a stabbling incident, just moments before O'Neal is due on stage.
Twyla Herbert, co-composer with 60s hitmaker Lou Christie of hundreds of songs, dies aged 87 in a nursing home in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.
Bob Dylan plays in Classic Park, Eastlake, Ohio.
Ed Sheeran plays the first of three nights at The Waterfront, Norwich, Norfolk, England, UK, Europe. During these shows, he plays with a full backing band, but does not find the experience enjoyable so resorts to his solo show, using just one guitar and a loop station, soon after.
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Lady Gaga is awarded an honorary citizenship of Sydney, Australia, by Mayor Clover Moore.
Rammstein play at Villa Manin, Codroipo, Italy, Europe.
On his All The Hits All Night Long tour, Lionel Richie plays at The Gexa Energy Pavilion, Dallas, Texas, USA.
Drummer Tommy Ramone, the last surviving founder-member of pioneering punk rock band The Ramones, dies aged 62 at home in Ridgewood, Queens, New York City, USA. He had recently been in hospice care for bile duct cancer.
Rapper Hopsin performs a free show for fans in Fort Collins, Colorado, USA. The performance is by way of an apology for having walked out of a Fort Collins show in 2014.