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A Chinese Honeymoon
, billed as 'The English Musical Sensation' is playing at The Casino Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 364 performances.
The Dainty Paree Burlesquers are playing the last of three nights at The Star Theatre, Scranton, Pennsylvania, USA.
Jazz drummer and bandleader Art Blakey
is born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
The musical comedy Hellzapoppin'
, starring Olsen and Johnson
is performed at The 46th Street Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a total run of 1404 performances at three different theatres.
And His Orchestra play in Tucson, Arizona, USA.
The Nat King Cole
Trio records It's Better To Be By Yourself, the Frim Fram Sauce and Come To Baby, Do, in Los Angeles, California, USA, for Capitol Records
Doris Westaway's Band plays at The Victory Hall, Fratton Road, Portsmouth, UK.
Singer-songwriter Jean-Jacques Goldman
is born in Paris, France, Europe. As well as pursuing a successful singing career in his own right, he will also compose hits for C
Kathleen Hart is born in Detroit, Michigan, USA. She will find success as blues-rock singer Kate Hart
Paulette Tenae Carlson is born in Moose Lake, Minnesota, USA. She will find success as Paulette Carlson
, singer and songwriter with the 80s country band Highway 101
, before pursuing a solo career.
Jazz banjo virtuoso Elmer Snowden
, with The Ray Bryant
Trio, records Black Bottom and Keepin' Out Of Mischief Now, at Plaza Sound Studios, New York City, USA.
Milk And Honey
, with music and lyrics by Jerry Herman
, is playing at The Martin Beck Theater on Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 543 performances.
Caterina Valente is the musical guest on tonight's edition of The Perry Como
Show on tv on NBC in the USA.
, 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.
single Hey Jude is released in Argentina, South America, on Odeon Pops Records.
The 5th Dimension
play at The University Of Akron, Akron, Ohio, USA.
San Francisco heavy rock trio Blue Cheer
release a new single, Feathers From Your Tree, in the UK on Phillips Records.
Josh White Jr
plays at Mmephis State College, Memphis, Tennessee, USA.
Weather Report play at Gussman Auditorium, Miami, Florida, USA.
Film director John Landis hires his director of photography Robert Paynter, choreographer Michael Peters, and his own wife, Deborah Nadoolman Landis, as costume designer, for the imminent filming of Michael Jackson
's Thriller video
in Los Angeles, California, USA. Auditions for dancers also begin on this day.
play the last of six nights at the 8,500 seat Lubileini Sports Arena, Leningrad, Russia.
Nirvana play with new drummer Dave Grohl
for the first time at the North Shore Surf Club, Olympia, Washington.
play at Hades Haunted House, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
make an in-store appearance at Tower Records, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
plays the second of two nights in The Greek Theatre, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Icelandic singer-songwriter Landshapes
play at The Bodega Nottingham, UK.
is among the artists appearing at The Corona Capital Music Festival, Mexico City, Mexico, Central America.