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The musical comedy The Billionaire
, with music by Gustav Kerker and lyrics by Harry B. Smith, is presented during a three month run at Daly's Theatre, New York City, USA.
John Roseby is born in Lexington, Mississippi, USA. He will make his mark as jazz saxophonist Brick Roseby, working with The Southland Troubadours [led by Little Brother Montgomery
] before moving to Chicago, Illinois, USA, where he will continue gigging until the late 1960s.
records That Thing Called Love and You Can't Keep A Good Man Down for Okeh Records
in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Daddy John Love
records Mean Old Jailhouse Blues, Railroad Blues, Triflin' Woman Blues and other tracks for Bluebird Records
in Charlotte, North Carolina, USA.
Blues guitarist Otis Grand
is born in Beirut, Lebanon.
flies from San Francisco, California, USA, to Los Angeles to appear in court in a breach of contract lawsuit filed against her by her ex-manager Ed Fishman. In the evening she returns to San Francisco for a gig at the New Orleans Swing Club
Popular country music songwriter Cy Coben cuts a piano roll version of his song The Old Piano Roll Blues for T.R.T.
Josipa Lisac, one of Croatia's best-loved rock vocalists, is born in Zagreb.
The Dudes and Les "Carrot Top" Anderson
with Noel Boggs
record Just Like Two Drops Of Water, I Was Sorta Wonderin', T-T-Tucy-Ty, Hoein' Cotton and Las Vegas Nevada, in Decca Recording Studio, 5505 Melrose Avenue, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The George Benson
Sextet records The Nearness Of You, Begin The Beguine, My Heart Cries For You and When Day Is Done, for Regent Records in Detroit, Michigan, USA. (An acclaimed and busy jazz/soul saxophonist, this Benson should not be confused with the internationally successful guitarist of the same name).
, with music and lyrics by William Roy, is playing at The Shubert Theatre, New Haven, Connecticut, USA.
Popular vocalist Savannah Churchill
plays the second night of a week at the Towne Casino, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
Alan Dale records Cherry Pink And Apple Blossom White for Coral Records in 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.
Musical comedy The Gay Life
is presented at The Shubert Theater, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 113 performances.
The Sonny Rollins Quartet records Without A Song and The Bridge, for RCA Victor
Records in New York City, USA.
plays the sixth of nine days at The Holiday House, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
Blues/jazz vocalist Eddie 'Cleanhead' Vinson records Bright Lights Big City, Person To Person and other tracks for RiversideRecords
in New York City, USA.
Mississippi Fred McDowell
records more tracks for the album Good Morning Little Schoolgirl at his home near Como, Mississippi, USA.
Jack Jones is playing during a two-week stand at The Copacabana, New York City, USA.
Pop duo Steve Lawrence and Eydie Gorme are starring in the musical Golden Rainbow
, at The Shubert Theater in New York City, USA.
's Sing Blue Silver tour plays at The Assembly Center, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA.
The album Girl You Know It's True by Milli Vanilli
is awarded nine times platinum status in Canada.
, owner of LA's legendary Troubadour Club
dies of pneumonia, aged 72, in Midway Hospital
Centre, Los Angeles, California.
R. E. M., Lauryn Hill
and No Doubt
play in a charity event, Love Rocks, honouring Bono of U2
as Humanitarian of the Year, for his work on debt relief. The show is staged in the Kodak Theater, Los Angeles, California, USA, and Cher and Bono both make guest appearances.
play at Vicar Street, Dublin, Ireland.
, fronted by former Gallows
' singer Frank Carter play their debut gig at Bush Hall, London, UK.
plays at Liverpool University, Liverpool, UK.
reaches No1 in the Danish Popular Singles Chart.
plays at The City Hall, Sheffield, England, UK.