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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.
Jewel Akens, The Beau Brummels, The Ladybirds, Ray Peterson, and Mary Saenz appear on tv pop show Shivaree, recorded for KABC in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Roy Orbison and Lulu appear as panellists on UK tv show Juke Box Jury.
Georgie Fame And The Blue Flames play at The College Of Art, Chelsea, London, UK.
Roy Orbison, The Rockin' Berries, Marianne Faithfull, Cliff Bennett And The Rebel Rousers and Jon Mark play at The Astoria, Finsbury Park, London, UK.
Duke Ellington And His Orchestra play at The Winter Gardens, Bournemouth, UK.
The Beach Boys play at The Capital Theatre, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
The Beatles are working on tracks for the film Help! In EMI's Abbey Road Studios, London, UK. On this day they record If You've Got Trouble and That Means A Lot, neither of which are released.
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Ferry Cross The Mersey by Gerry and the Pacemakers, reaches No1 in the Australian pop singles chart.
The Count Basie Orchestra plays at the Fairfield Hall, Croydon, UK.
Mark Wynter appears on UK tv show Big Night Out.
Gary Lewis And The Playboys reach No1 in the Billboard Top 40 singles chart in the USA for the first of two weeks with This Diamond Ring.
Donovan plays live on UK tv show Ready, Steady, Go! for the third time, despite never having released a record.
Billboard magazine in the USA carries a full-page ad for Dream Girl - a new single by David Jones, described as the "British teen-age stage sensation". He will find considerably greater success as Davy Jones - a member of The Monkees.
The Brian Auger Trinity play at The Marquee, London, UK.
The highest new entry in Cashbox magazine chart of the 100 best-selling singles in the USA is Eight Days A Week by The Beatles, entering at No48.
The Bo Street Runners (featuring young drummer Mick Fleetwood, later to form Fleetwood Mac), play at the The City Hall, Salisbury, Wiltshire, UK, supported by The King Bees.
Eight Days A Week by The Beatles enters the Dutch Top 40 singles chart where it will peak at No2.
The Supremes enter the Billboard Singles Chart in the USA with Stop! In The Name Of Love, which will peak at No1.
Erroll Garner appears on the BBC 2 tv jazz series Jazz 625, in the UK.
The musical Charlie Girl is performed at The Adephi Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe, during a run lasting over five years.