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The Steven Sondheim musical Gypsy, starring Ethel Merman, is performed on Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 702 performances.
Mr Acker Bilk plays at the Civic Hall, Croydon, UK.
The Crickets enter the UK singles chart with When You Ask About Love, which will peak at No27.
A new musical, Free And Easy, written by Harold Arlen and orchestrated by Quincy Jones, opens in Paris, France.
Cliff Richard and The Shadows release the EP Expresso Bongo and the single A Voice In The Wilderness, in the UK, Europe.
Johnny Cash plays in Billings, Montana, USA.
Eddie Cochran is rehearsing in Manchester for tomorrow' appearance on UK tv show Boy Meets Girls.
Ken Mackintosh, His Saxophone And TV Orchestra play at The Locarno Ballroom, Old Town Square, Swindon, Wiltshire, England, UK, Europe.
The Isley Brothers, Bo Diddley, Etta James, Bobby Bland, Little Junior Parker and Bill Doggett play at The Regal, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Gene Vincent, supported by Billy Fury, Joe Brown and Georgie Fame, plays at The Granada, Grantham, England, UK, Europe.
Ray Charles and his Orchestra play at The City Auditorium, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA.
The Mystics, featuring Paul Simon on lead vocals, play at Commack Arena, Long Island, USA.
The musical Irma La Douce is running at The Plymouth Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA. It runs at The Plymouth for more than a year before transferring to The Alvin Theatre.