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The musical comedy A Runaway Girl
is playing at Daly's Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 40 performances.
Musical comedy The Show Girl
plays at Wallack's Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 64 performances.
The Royal Italian Band conducted by Giuseppe Creatore
plays at The Odeon Theatre, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
Hard bop trumpeter Joe Gordon is born in Boston, Massachusetts.
Pee Wee King
is playing during a week of shows at The Orpheum, Omaha, Nebraska, USA.
The "Hilarious American-Yiddish Revue" Bagels And Yox, with its original New York Cast, is playing at The Blackstone Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, 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.
Singer and pianist Norman Wallace
is playing at 12 West Maple, Chicago, Illinois, 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.
, His Orchestra And Chorus record medleys of Christmas songs including We Wish You A Merry Christmas and The Little Drummer Boy, in CBS Recording Studio, 6121 Sunset Boulevard, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Bringing It All Back Home by Bob Dylan
enters the UK pop albums chart where it will peak at No1, during a 29-week run.
Ticket To Ride/Yes It Is by The Beatles
is released as a single in Japan, Asia, on Toshiba-Odeon Records.
The musical Hallelujah Baby!
, starring Leslie Uggams, is presented at The Martin Beck Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 293 performances.
The musical variety revue New Faces Of 1968
is presented during a run of 52 performances at The Booth Theatre, New York City, USA, featuring performers including Madeline Kahn, Robert Klein, Suzanne Astor and Gloria Bleezarde.
is playing during a three-week engagement at The Fairmont, San Francisco, California, USA.
The Love Affair
play at The Top Rank, Watford, England, UK, Europe.
The Mr. Hip Soul Band plays in the Mistrale Club, Beckenham, England, UK, Europe.
, Los Angeles, California, USA, supported by Chicago Transit Authority.
Hugh Masekela plays the third of six nights at
play the second of four nights at The Fillmore West, San Francisco, California, USA, supported by Poco
releases a new single, After The Dance, in the USA.
play at The Odeon, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe, supported by The Moondogs.
The Brains play at The Memorial Hall Ballroom, University Of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA, supported by R.E.M.
On their Tusk
tour, Fleetwood Mac
play the second of two nights at Rosemont Horizon, Rosemont, Illinois, USA.
During re-record sessions for the album Shot Of Love
, Bob Dylan
is in Clover Studios
, Los Angeles, working on songs including Heart Of Mine, Minute By Minute and Watered-Down Love.
Keifer Thompson marries Shawna McIlwain in Nashville, Tennessee
, USA. The couple will go on to find success as country duo Thompson Square
is awarded an honorary degree at Haverford College, Pennsylvania, USA, in recognition of his humanitarian and environmentalist works.
A memorial service for recently deceased popular Afghan singer Nasrat Parsa
is held at Sayed Jamaladen Masjid, Orange County, USA, drawing thousands of grief-sticken fans.
Mike And The Mechanics play at The Pavillion, Plymouth, England, UK, Europe. The group has recently added Andrew Roachford
as a featured vocalist.
It is announced that Bruce Dickinson, vocalist of Iron Maiden
, has received an all-clear confirming that his recent treatment for a small cancerous growth at the back of his tonue has been successful.