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The stage musical How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying, starring Rudy Vallee, is playing at the 46th Street Theater on Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 1,417 performances.
Private companies owned by UK pop stars Cliff Richard and Frank Ifield are bought by Constellation Investments, earning the two stars £474,000 between them.
Bob Dylan spends the first of three days recording the album Bringing It All Back Home, at Studio A, Columbia Record Studios, New York City, USA. On this day he records versions of It's All Over Now Baby Blue, Subterranean Homesick Blues, She Belongs To Me, I'll Keep It With Mine and others.
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Cilla Black appears on UK tv show Scene At 6.30.
Chuck Berry, The Moody Blues, The Graham Bond Organisation and Long John Baldry play at The Odeon, Leicester, UK.
Jokers Wild play in The Victoria Ballroom, Cambridge, UK. Their guitarist is David Gilmour, who will later go on to lead the Pink Floyd.
Another Beatles Christmas Show continues at Hammersmith Odeon, London, England, UK. The Show also features Freddie And The Dreamers, Sounds Incorporated, The Yardbirds and Elkie Brooks.
While The Beach Boys are in Western Recorders studios in Los Angeles, California, USA, recording Good To My Baby, their leader Brian Wilson announces to the band that he will no longer be touring with them.
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TV show Shindig! in the USA features Johnny Cash.
Gerry And The Pacemakers, The Hollies, Cliff Bennett And The Rebel Rousers, The Fourmost, Tommy Quickly, The Rustiks, The Remo Four and Danny Williams appear in the third of six nights of Gerry's Christmas Cracker at The Odeon, Glasgow, Scotland, UK.
Jokers Wild, a group including guitarist David Gilmour, later to join Pink Floyd, plays at Les Jeux Interdits, The Victoria Ballroom, Cambridge, England, UK.
The Rolling Stones pre-record an appearance on UK tv show Thank Your Lucky Stars.
Rod Stewart plays his first headlining gig at The Marquee, London, England, UK, supported by The Alex Harvey Soul Band.
Jokers Wild play in the Victoria Ballroom, Cambridge, UK. Their guitarist is David Gilmour, who will later go on to lead the Pink Floyd.
Max Bygraves, Vince Hill, Dougie Arthur, Tony Craine, The Milltones and Bob Miller And His Millermen appear on BBC Radio show Parade Of The Pops, recorded live in London, UK. The show is introduced by Denny Piercy.
The musical Charlie Girl is performed at The Adephi Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe, during a run of over five years.