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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.
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.
UK pop hitmaker Anthony Newley is playing in a one-man show, Stop The World I Want To Get Off, at Queen's Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe, which runs for 485 performances.
Dean Martin is playing during three weeks at The Sands, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
The Noel Coward-composed musical Sail Away is presented at The Broadhurst Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 167 performances.
While in New York City, USA, on a business trip, Shirley Bassey is staying at The Hotel Plaza.
While in New York City, USA, on a business trip, Matt Monro and his manager Don Black are staying at The Savoy Hilton Hotel.
The musical 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.
Dakota Staton is playing during a six-night stint at Jorgie's, Gaslight Square, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
Frankie Avalon plays during a ten-day run at The Three Rivers Inn, Syracuse, New York State, USA.
Jimmy Clanton plays during seven nights at Araneta Coliseum, The Philippines, Asia.
Miles Davis is playing during a ten-day engagement at The Renaissance Room, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Delta Rhythm Boys are playing during a week of shows at The Holiday House, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
The Dukes Of Dixieland are playing during a three-night engagament at The Red Hill Inn, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
The stage musical Do-Re-Mi, starring Max Bygraves, with music by Jule Styne, is playing at the Prince Of Wales Theatre, London, England, Europe, during a run of 169 performances.
John Jacob Niles releases the LP The Ballads Of John Jacob Niles on Tradition Records in the USA.
Roy Acuff plays the last of three nights at Jackpot, Nevada, USA.
Ray Charles, His Orchestra and The Raelets, play at Kleinhan's Music Hall, Buffalo, New York State, USA.
Ray Price plays a live show in Dallas, Texas, USA.
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.
Judy Collins releases her debut LP, A Maid Of Constant Sorrow, on Elektra Records in the USA.
Paul Anka, Clarence 'Frogman' Henry, Linda Scott, Duane Eddy and Chubby Checker appear in Dick Clark's C aravan Of Stars at Montreal Forum, Montreal, Canada.
During a tour of the Far East, Cliff Richard and The Shadows are involved in a moment of drama when their plane makes two unsuccessful attempts to land at a fog-bound Singapore airport.
Dion is in the UK on a promotional visit in support of his current hit, Runaround Sue.
Mantovani plays at McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Rupert Westmore Grant, better known as calypso star Lord Invader, dies in hospital following a short illness, in Queens, New York, USA, aged 47.
Ernest Tubb plays a live show in Huntsville, Texas, USA.
The Beatles appear on the same bill as comedian Ken Dodd at a St John Ambulance Brigade fundraiser in the Albany Cinema, Maghull, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe.