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The Ramblers Burlesque Company, described as 'A splendid Vaudeville bill', plays at The Dewey Theatre, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
The musical revue Hip-Hip-Hooray is playing at The Hippodrome Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 425 performances.
The Continental Dance Orchestra records I've Got A Feeling I'm Falling, written by Fats Waller and Harry Link for Oriole Records in the USA.
Four-year-old Priscilla Ann Wagner is formally adopted by Paul Beaulieu. Priscilla will grow up to be wife of Elvis Presley.
Tony Bennett has his first recording session for Columbia Records in New York City, USA. At the session he records Boulevard Of Broken Dreams, I Can't Give You Anything But Love, Let's Make Love and I Wanna Be Loved.
Popular vocalist Mindy Carson plays at The Flame Room in the Radisson Hotel, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
Jack Bruno, who will play drums for Tina Turner, Elton John, Jennifer Warnes, Cher, LeAnn Rimes and others, is born in London, UK.
Bassist and guitarist Theo Hurts, of the band Earth And Fire, is born in Huissen, Netherlands, Europe.
Howlin' Wolf records Decoration Day and Alright at Memphis Recording And Sound Services, Memphis, Tennessee, USA.
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.
The Four Lads are playing at Blinstrom's, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
John Butler singer/songwriter of Leicester, UK-based band Diesel Park West, is born.
Papa George Lightfoot records Wine, Women, Whiskey, When The Saints Go Marching In, Jump The Boogie and Mean Ol' Train in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, for Imperial Records.
Ain't That A Shame by Fats Domino is released by Imperial Records in the 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.
Jazz vocalist Dodo Greene records My Hour Of Need, You Are My Sunshine and other tracks for Blue Note Records in Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, USA.
The Jazz Crusaders record Weather Beat in Pacific Jazz Studios, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Jimmy Witherspoon is playing during four nights at The Cafe Au Go Go, Greenwich Village, New York City, USA, with the Coleridge Parkinson Trio.
Irish r'n'b group Them, including 18-year-old vocalist Van Morrison, make their first live appearance at The Maritime Hotel, Belfast, Northern Ireland.
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Cliff Richard And The Shadows' tour plays at The City Hall, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, UK.
Gerry And The Pacemakers begin a tour of the USA with 10-day season at The Fox Theater, Brooklyn, New York City.
Irish blues band Them, with Van Morrison on vocals, play at St. Columbana's Parish Church, Ballyhome, Northern Ireland, UK.
The Beach Boys new single, Help Me Rhonda, on Capitol Records, enters the Billboard Singles Chart in the USA, where it will peak at No1.
The Four Tops and Gene Chandler appear on syndicated tv pop show Shivaree, recorded for KABC-tv in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Sky Saxon of The Seeds is in Gold Star studios, Los Angeles, California, USA, for the overdubbing of a tuba part onto the tracks March Of The Flower Children and Two Fingers Pointing On You.
The UFO's play in the Charade A Go Go discotheque, in Palmer House, Chixago, Illinois, USA.
Jazz trumpeter Henry 'Red' Allen dies of pancreatic cancer in New York City, USA. In a long and distinguished career, he worked with Louis Armstrong, Fats Waller, Fletcher Henderson, Jelly Roll Morton, Billie Holiday, Victoria Spivey and many more.
The Oakland Coliseum baseball stadium is opened in Oakland, California, USA. It will also be used as a venue for memorable rock concerts by Jimi Hendrix, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Rush and many others.
Count Basie And His Orchestra play in Frankfurt, Germany, Europe, supported by Georgie Fame.
The Kinks, The Tremeloes and The Herd play at The ABC, Peterborough, England, UK, Europe.
The Jackson 5, including Michael Jackson, play the ninth of fifteen nights at the MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada.
The blues musical Blues In The Night, is presented at Playhouse 46, New York City, USA, during a run of 51 performances. The musical is set in a run-down Chicago hotel.
Secret Affair play at The City Hall, Newcastle, UK.
Johnny Cash hosts Saturday Night Live in New York City, USA, with Elton John as his musical guest. Cash sings I Walk The Line, Folsom Prison Blues, Ring of Fire and Sunday Morning Coming Down. Elton John sings Empty Garden [Hey Hey Johnny] and Ball and Chain.
Millie Jackson plays during an extended run at The Dominion Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe.
Howard Jones plays the second of two nights at Wembley Arena, London, England, UK, Europe.
Sweden-based jazz trombonist George Vernon, who worked with the Harry Arnold Radio Band, The Lars Gullin Septet and Vernons Orkester, dies.
Eric Clapton plays at Richfield Coliseum, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
The Music play at Greenock Town Hall, Greenock, Scotland, UK.
Straylight Run play at The Great American Music Hall, San Francisco, California, USA.
Moby plays at Metropolis, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
Tony Christie comes to the end of a UK tour at The Playhouse Theatre, Lowestoft.
On her Monster Ball Tour, Lady Gaga plays the first of two nights at the Yokohama Arena, Yokohama, Japan, Asia.
The three-day-long Coachella Music and Arts Festival continues at the Empire Polo Field, Indio, California. Artists appearing on this, the second, day include Muse, Faith No More, DJ Tiesto, The Dead Weather, The Raveonettes, MGMT, Coheed And Canbria and Cironne Bailey Rae.
On their Final Frontier World Tour, Iron Maiden play in the St. Pete Times Forum, Tampa, Florida, USA. Lady Gaga is in the audience.
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Christina Perri plays at Irving Plaza, New York City, USA.
Touring in support of their second LP, Another Eternity, Purity Ring play at Parkteatret, Oslo, Norway, Europe.
On their A Head Full Of Dreams tour, Coldplay play the last of three nights at Foro Sol, Mexico City, Mexico, North America.
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On their DCX MMXVI World Tour, The Dixie Chicks play at The FirstOntario Centre, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, supported by Smooth Hound Smith.
On his All The Rage tour, Ian Siegal plays at Mr. Kyps, Poole, Dorset, England, UK, Europe.
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