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William Alonzo Anderson is born in Greenville, South Carolina, USA. He will find success as jazz trumpeter Cat Anderson
, working with Duke Ellington
, Lucky Millinder, The Erskine Hawkins Orchestra, Sabby Lewis's Orchestra, and Lionel Hampton
, to name a few.
The musical comedy The Maid Of The Mountains
, with music by Harold Fraser-Simpson and J.W. Tate, is playing at Daly's Theatre, London, England, UK, during a run of 1352 performances.
Western Swing pianist and vocalist Smokey Wood And The Wood Chips
record Woodchip Blues, Moonlight In Oklahoma and Keep On Truckin', in the Dallas Athletic Club Rooms, Dallas, Texas, USA.
Maria Grazia Rosa Domenica D'Amato is born in Greenwich Village
, New York City, USA. As Maria Muldaur
, she will sing with the Jim Kweskin Jug Band before going on to solo success.
Philip Darryl Core is born in Liverpool, UK. After changing his name to David Garrick, he will find some success as a pop singer in the 60s.
The musical revue New Faces Of 1952
, is presented at The Royale Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 365 performances. The revue is perhaps best remembered because it features Eartha Kitt
making her Broadway
debut with the spectacular song, Monotonous
, based on real events in her life.
's Jazz Band play at St. George's Hall, Bradford, UK.
plays the fourth of five nights at The Spatz Show Bar, Hamilton, Ohio, USA.
And His Cherokee Indians play a live show in Lubbock, Texas, USA.
The Frank Strozier
Sextet records tracks for the album Long Night
for Jazzland Records at Plaza Sound Studios, New York City, USA.
And His Orchestra play at The State Fair Music Hall, Dallas, Texas, USA.
plays at The Central Hotel, Birkenhead, England, UK.
Following an explosion, The Fiesta Ballroom, Montevideo, Minnesota, USA, is destroyed by fire.
is playing the fourth of five nights at Club Laurel, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
begin a twelve-day European mainland tour, taking in Germany, Switzerland, Belgium, France, Holland, Sweden and Denmark, Europe.
is born in Douglas, Georgia, USA. She will find success as the lead singer of country-rock duo Sugarland.
release a new album, Black Sea
which will peak at No16 in the UK albums chart.
holds a 'Concert tour party' at The Be Bop Cafe, New York City, USA.
The album The Wild Heart by Stevie Nicks
is awarded platinum status in the USA by the R.I.A.A.
The Alvin Lee Band plays at Brassy's, Cocoa Beach, Florida, USA.
attends Dallas Boesendahl's party at The Limelight club in New York City, USA, for the launch of the Orion Pictures release Amadeus.
play the first of four non-consecutive nights at the Air Canada Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, supported by Dahsboard Confessional.
British rock vocalist Ian Brown
announces that he is sponsoring London-based non-league football team Chiswick Homefields FC. Their new strip is now emblazoned with the message, "Ian Brown - The Greatest"
, G Unit, Obie Trice, StatQuo, Akon and others play at Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK.
play at The Credit Union Centre, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.
Sleep play at The Regency Ballroom, San Francisco, California, USA.
plays at The Borderline, London, UK, supported by Gulp
is among the guests when Nas holds his 40th Birthday party at Avenue NYC in New York City, USA.