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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, Europe, during a run of 729 performances.
Patricia Brock is born in Union City, Iowa, USA. She will find success in the 1920s as Kathlyn Brox (aka Kathleen Brox) of The Brox Sisters, stars of Vaudeville, Broadway, films and radio.
Musical revue The Show Is On, starring Beatrice Lillie and Bert Lahr, plays at The Winter Garden Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, where it will run for 236 performances.
John Kirby, a jazz bandleader and double-bassist who also played trombone and tuba, dies in Hollywood, California, USA.
The Cab Calloway Orchestra plays at The New Zanzibar, New York City, USA.
The musical comedy Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, with music by Jule Styne, and starring Carol Channing, is presented at The Ziegfeld Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 740 performances.
The musical Love From Judy is playing at The Saville Theatre, London, England, UK, during a run of 594 performances. The cast includes Jean Carson (Judy), Linda Gray (Grace), Bill O'Connor (Jervis) and Adelaide Hall (Butterfly) and songs including I Never Dream When I'm Asleep, Dear Daddy Long-Legs, Here We Are and A Touch of Voodoo.
US Army Private Elvis Presley returns to Fort Hood, Texas, USA, after two weeks of leave.
Dante And The Evergreens perform Alley-Oop on popular tv show American Bandstand, recorded in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Jazz trumpeter Jonah Jones is playing at The Embers, New York City, USA, during a six-week engagement.
Jazz saxophonist Clifford Jordan records Sunrise In Mexico, Extempore and Quittin' Time, at Plaza Sound Studios, New York City, USA, for Riverside Records.
George Morgan and Stringbean play a live show in Swift Current, Saskatchewan, Canada.
The musical 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.
A UK Silver Disc is awarded to the single A Picture Of You by singer and guitarist Joe Brown.
Perry Como records The Bells Of St Mary's in Webster Hall, New York City, USA.
Surf-instrumental combo The Surfaris release a new single, Wipeout, on Dot Records in the USA.
The Rolling Stones play at The Ricky Tick Club, Windsor, England, UK, Europe.
Bob Dylan records I'll Keep It With Mine, which he has written for Velvet Underground vocalist Nico, in Columbia Studios, New York City, USA.
Duke Ellington performs Black - the first part of his jazz symphony Black, Brown and Beige - during a concert at The White House, Washington DC, USA.
Buck Owens releases a new EP, 4 By Buck Owens, in the USA on Capitol Records.
Actress and singer Lainie Kazan is playing during six nights at The O'Keefe Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The Checkmates Ltd are playing during a ten-night engagement at The Sherman House, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Ken Errair of harmony vocal quartet The Four Freshmen dies in a light aircraft crash at Bass Lake Airport, near Madera, California, USA.
Ten Years After are playing during three nights at The Cheetah Club, Venice, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Otis Redding releases a new single, She's Alright, in the UK, Europe. (The track had been released in the USA in 1966)
The Move play at The Middle Earth, Covent Garden, London, England, UK, Europe.
Peter Frampton plays at Winterland, San Francisco, California, USA. A recording of this concert will be released as the massively successful double album
Rapper Kurtis Blow's 12" single The Breaks enters the Billboard R'n'B chart in the USA.
Genesis play in the Merriweather Post Pavilion, Columbia, Maryland, USA.
On their World Invasion Tour, Van Halen play at The Rudi-Sedlmayerhalle, Munich, Germany, Europe.
A No Nukes benefit concert, featuring Bruce Springsteen, Stephen Stills, Graham Nash, Jackson Browne, Gary 'US' Bonds and others, takes place at Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Vogue by Madonna is s certified platinum, for shipment of one million units, by the R.I.A.A. in the USA.
The Corrs audition for parts in the musical movie The Committments at The Waterfront, Dublin, Eire, Europe. All four are given roles, with Andrea Corr the most prominent.
Blues singer Little Caesar, best-remembered for his 1952 hit song Goodbye Baby, dies in California, USA.
Al Green plays at The Viejas Casino Outlet, Center Park, San Diego, California, USA.
Swedish jazz pianist and composer Esbjorn Svensson dies in a scuba diving accident on Ingaro, near Stockholm, Sweden, Europe, aged 44. Svensson was among the most influential jazz artists in recent history and his band e.s.t. was considered Europe's most successful jazz group, famed for its innovative blending of jazz with contemporary rock.
Jennifer Lopez wins the Ruby Dee And Ossie Davis Arts and Humanitarian Award at the 2010 Spring Benefit Concert And Awards Ceremony at The Apollo Theater, New York City, USA. The event is hosted by Jamie Foxx.
Eminem releases a new CD single Not Afraid on Polydor Records in the UK.
On their Leave This Town tour, Daughtry play at The Mullins Center, Amherst, Massachusetts, USA.
Guns N'Roses play at Le Zenith, Toulouse, France, Europe.
Award-winning blues band King King play at Oran Mor, Glasgow, Scotland, UK, Europe.
Aretha Franklin plays the first of two nights at Radio City Music Hall, New York City, USA.
Kaiser Chiefs play at Taste Of Randolph, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Linkin Park, Fall Out Boy, Status Quo and Bring Me The Horizon play on the second day of The Download Festival, in the UK.
Deerhoof play at Shibuya O-West, Tokyo, Japan, Asia.
On his Purpose World Tour Justin Bieber plays at Rexall Place, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
In the aftermath of the horrific Grenfell Tower Block fire in West London, England, UK, Europe, Adele attends a vigil with local people, and Rita Ora takes part in volunteer work including sorting through donations, putting similar items together in rubbish bags and loading bottles of water and food into vans.
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Ed Sheeran plays at Auditorio Citibanamex, Monterrey, Mexico, North America.