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The musical play A Country Girl
, or Town and Country, with music by Lionel Monckton and additional songs by Paul Rubens, is performed at Daly's Theatre, London, England, UK, during a run of 729 performances.
Billed as "The latest musical sensation", The Explorers, featuring a cast of 80, is playing at The Metropolitan Theatre, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
At two and a half minutes before midnight, St. Francis
in San Francisquito Canyon, about 40 miles (64 km) northwest of
Los Angeles, California, USA, bursts and the resulting flood kills
up to 600 people. Francis Black And The Catholics will be inspired
to write the 2000 song St. Francis Dam Disaster
plays the third night of two weeks at The Click, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
dies aged 76 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. She is
perhaps best-remembered as the composer of the ragtime piano
favourites Pickles And
and Wireless Rag.
Jazz pianist Dill Jones, multi-instrumentalist Tubby Hayes
and others play at The King's Head, Merton, UK.
Chicago blues singer and harmonica player Little Walter
, enters the Billboard
R'n'B singles chart in the USA, which it will top for
five weeks. The song is written by Willie Dixon
also plays bass on the track.
Steve Harris, founder member and bass player for Iron Maiden
, is born in Leytonstone, UK.
Roy Milton and Mickey Champion play at The Marigold Ballroom, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
Vocal group The Ellison Singers record He's Holding Me, Open Up Your Heart, Can You Hide?, This Is The Day, In The Upper Room and Who Is This Man for Sharp Records in the USA.
plays at The Wimbledon Theatre, Wimbledon, UK.
Irish blues band Them, featuring vocalist Van Morrison
, play in Morecambe, UK.
Eddie Brown (of folk and gospel duo Joe And Eddie
) is playing during six nights at The Troubadour, Los Angeles, California, USA.
In the middle of a chaotic Asian tour, The Zombies
briefly leave Manila, Philippines, and fly to Hong Kong where they make plans for their next steps.
plays during a week of shows at Red Foxx's Club, San Fernando Valley, Los Angeles, California, USA, with The Les McCann Trio.
play the first of four nights at The Odeon, Hammersmith, London, UK.
play at The Beat Exchange, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, they are seen by Jay Boberg of IRS Records, who will sign them
to that label.
Jet magazine reports that the 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco, California, USA, has ruled that Stevie Wonder
did not steal his hit song I Just Called To Say I Love You from Hello It's Me by Lloyd Chiate.
Leaked documents reveal that although deceased rock star Michael Hutchence of INXS
earned $30m in his career, and was estimated to be worth over $14m when he died, he has left just $22,000.
Singer-songwriter Marie Roche plays at Invention Arts, Bath, UK.
play at Gimle, Roskilde, Denmark, Europe.
is named as Spotify's most-streamed act for 2014 in the UK.
Jazz saxophonist Dave Liebman plays at The Sandbar At The Cove, New orleans, Louisiana, USA.
On their Hell Or High Water tour, Ron Pope And The Nighthawks
play at The Warehouse, Houston, Texas, USA, with Jonathan Tyler and True TT.
On her Rebel Heart
tour, when Madonna
plays the first of two nights at Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Australia, Oceania
, fans are only allowed into the venue four hours later than originally advertised.