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is recording his second LP, Belafonte
, for RCA Victor at RCA Victor's Manhattan Center and 24th Street Studios, New York City, USA. It will become the first number one on the Billboard
Top Pop Albums chart, topping the chart for six weeks.
Politically-active folk musician Pete Seeger
appears before the House Un-American Activites Committee in Washington, DC, USA, which is investigating Communist activity in the USA. Seeger refuses to answer any questions about his political beliefs stating that, "these are very improper questions for any American to be asked". His testimony will lead to him being charged with numerous counts of contempt of Congress.