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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.
The Sons Of Adam are playing during a six-night booking at Gazzarri's, 319 North La Cienega Boulevard, West Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Amos Milburn is playing during a week of shows at The Trocaveria Club, Columbus, Ohio, USA.
The Kinks play at Niedersachsenhalle, Hanover, Germany, Europe.
Guitar legend Roy Buchanan plays at the Starlite, Washington DC, USA, billed as "NOW! MR GUITAR HIMSELF - ROY BUCHANAN with The Outcasts".
The Small Faces spend the second of three days recording at Central Sound Studios, London, England, UK, Europe.
Jimmy James And The Vagabonds play at The Birdcage, Portsmouth, England, UK, Europe.
The Max Roach Sextet records St. Louis Blues, Lament and The Drum Also Waltzes for Atlantic Records in New York City, USA.
The Ramsey Lewis Trio play the first of four nights at The Lighthouse, Hermosa Beach, California, USA.
Lulu is the musical guest on The Val Doonican Show on BBC-1 tv in the UK.
Connie Smith records Same As Mine, Holding On, Nobody But A Fool and I'll Never Get Over Loving You in RCA Victor Studio, 800 17th Avenue South, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
The Byrds play the eleventh of thirteen nights at The Village Gate, Greenwich Village, New York City, USA.
Billy Fury plays at The Empire, Neath, Wales, UK, and also at Llanelly Glen, Wales, UK.
TV rock show Where The Action Is in the USA features The McCoys performing Hang On, Sloopy.
The Hollies play at The Ritz, Skewen, Wales, UK, Europe.
Peter Jay And The Jaywalkers play at Queens Hall, Bradford, England, UK, Europe, supported by The Tennessee Teens.
The Who play at The Skating Rink, Cambourne, England, UK, Europe.
Cliff Richard and The Shadows fly to Beiruit, Lebanon, Middle East, Asia, for a string of concerts.
The New York Art Quartet plays a live set for a radio broadcast in the Montmartre Jazzhus, Copenhagen, Denmark, Europe.
Liverpool band The Searchers enter the UK singles chart with When I Get Home, on Pye Records, which will peak at No48 during a two-week run.
The Chad Mitchell Trio play at Wisconsin Union Theater, Madison, Wisconsin, USA.
Liverpool band The Merseybeats enter the UK singles chart with I Love You Yes I Do on Fontana Records, which will peak at No22 during an eight-week run.
Rev. Black's Rockin' Vickers (aka Rockin' Vicars) play in a 'Big Beat Night' at The Ashton Palais, Manchester, UK. The band includes Ian Kilmister, who will go on to greater fame as bassist Lemmy of Hawkwind and Motorhead.
Ben E. King flies into the UK for live dates and promotional appearances.
The Dalton Boys add their vocals to the Motown Records instrumental track for Now I’m On My Own, composed by Jack Dalton and Gary Montgomery, in Detroit, Michigan, USA. The track will not be released until Paul Petersen records a new lead vocal in 1968.
The Everly Brothers play at the City Hall, Newcastle, England, UK, Europe, in the Brian Epstein-promoted Star Scene 65 tour, supported by Liverpool hitmakers Cilla Black and Billy J. Kramer.
The Yardbirds play at The Queens Hall, Barnstaple, England, UK, Europe.
Bo Diddley plays at The Astoria, Oldham, England, UK, Europe.
Joan Baez plays at Colston Hall, Bristol, England, UK, Europe.
Judy Garland spends the second of two days rehearsing for her next television appearance, on The Hollywood Palace, on October 15th.
Recording Sassions for Roy Orbison's second MGM album, The Orbison Way, begin with producer Wesley Rose, in RCA Victor Studio, 800 17th Avenue South, Nashville, Tennessee, USA. Tracks recorded on this day are Never, Maybe and Time Changed Everything.
The Steam Packet play at The Marquee, Soho, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Rolling Stones, The Spencer Davis Group, Unit 4+2, The Checkmates and The End, play at The Odeon, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
John Coltrane records Kulu Se Mama, and Selflessness for Impulse Records at Western Recorders, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The stage musical Man Of La Mancha is playing at the ANTA Washington Square Theatre, New York City, USA, during a run of almost two and a half years.
The musical Charlie Girl is presented at The Adephi Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe, during a run of over five years which includes 2,202 performances.