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The musical comedy Naughty Nancy is playing at The Savoy Theatre, London, England, UK, during a run of 77 performances.
's Band opens for four nights at Indiana State Fair, Indianpolis, Indiana, USA.
The Four Madcaps, Lamar And Gabriel, Colby And Way, World And Dreyfuss, Lee Delbosq, Lew Wells and Ola Hayden are appearing at The Orpheum, San Francisco, California, USA.
Dorsch And Russell, Davis And De Hearde, Gallando, Dave Caston, Rose And Jeanette and The Southern Quartet are playing at The Chutes, San Francisco, California, USA.
The Home Guards Band records Cannon Ball March for The Gramophone Company in London, UK.
Albert Aloysius Casey is born in Louisville, Kentucky, USA. He will grow up to be Al Casey
, a jazz guitar player of high distinction, working with Fats Waller
, Teddy Wilson
Prince's Orchestra records The Toy Shop Symphony and Christmas Morning With The Kiddies for Columbia Records
in New York City, USA.
The musical farce Walk This Way, starring Billy (Single) Clifford, is playing at The Grand, Salem, Oregon, USA. A street concert by The Ladies Brass Band takes place the same day.
Julian Edwin Adderley is born in Tampa, Florida. He will find fame as jazz saxophonist
Jazz tuba player Anthony Lacen
, known as Tuba Fats, is born in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. He will become the most famous tuba player from New Orleans, and will play traditional New Orleans jazz and blues for over 40 years.
The musical Hazel Flagg
, with music by Jule Styne
and lyrics by Bob Hilliard, is playing at The Mark Hellinger Theatre, New York City, USA, during a run of 190 performances.
R'n'b vocal group The Flamingos
play at The Ebony Club, Houston, Texas, USA.
Female rock'n'roller Alis Lesley
plays the first night of a week at Chez Emile, Quebec, Montreal, Canada.
The Biggest Show Of Stars Of '60, featuring Bobby Rydell
, Chubby Checker
, Sam Cooke
, Bo Diddley
, Hank Ballard
, Duane Eddy
, The Olympics
, Marv Johnson
and The Bobbettes
, plays at The Memorial Auditorium
, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA.
The Gary Burton
Septet record I’ve Just Seen Her, My Funny Valentine and other tracks for RCA Records in New York City.
WJRZ becomes the first full-time country music radio station in New York City, USA. It will maintain a country format until 1971, when it will switch to a Top 40 format.
Popular French vocalist Barbara
begins a stint as the headlining act at The Bobino Music Hall
, Montparnasse, Paris, France, Europe.
Fiddler On The Roof, starring Luther Adler and Dolores Wilson, is running during a lengthy engagement at McVickers Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
, Big Brother
And The Holding Company, The Everly Brothers
, The Byrds
, Country Joe And The Fish
, Junior Wells, Buddy Guy
, The Mothers of Invention
, Buffy St. Marie and Wilson Pickett
play at The Rose Bowl, Pasadena, California, USA.
The rock musical Hair
(which includes a scene with a fully nude cast) is presented during a run of 1,997 performances at the Shaftesbury Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe. The cast includes Marsha Hunt, Paul Nicholas, Sonja Kristina and Jimmy Winston.
Singer-songwriter and political activist Victor Jara
machine-gunned by Chilean government soldiers
. His body is
dumped on the outskirts of Santiago, Chile, South America. The 2008
is about his life
and influence, and makes reference to the fact that the bones of
his hands were broken by his military torturers in the days before
he died. Victor Jara's death is also referenced in The Clash
song Washington Bullets.
fly to New York City to begin their first headlining tour of the USA.
play at The Odeon, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
Vision Of Love by Mariah Carey
reaches No9 in the UK singles chart, and her eponymous debut album reaches No6.
The Christians enter the UK singles chart with Greenbank Drive
, which will peak at No63 during a two-week run.
Guns N' Roses
play the eightteenth show in a co-headlining 25-date US tour at The Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, with Faith No More
as the opening act.
A new exhibition, The House Of Annie Lennox
, opens at The Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK. The exhibition 'explores the image and creative vision of Annie Lennox