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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.
The stage musical She Loves Me with music by Jerry Bock and lyrics by Sheldon Harnick is playing at The Eugene O'Neill Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 301 performances.
Jim Sonefeld, drummer of Hootie And The Blowfish, is born in Lansing, Michigan, USA.
Elvis Presley releases his 21st album, Roustabout, on RCA Victor Records in the USA. It is the soundtrack to his film of the same name.
One hundred and fifty fans are arrested during a riot at a Rolling Stones concert at L'Olympia, Paris, France, Europe.
The Beach Boys sign a loan agreement with Electronovision Productions Inc of Los Angeles, California, USA,
Bobby Rydell is the musical guest on tv's Red Skelton Hour in the USA.
Sonny Rollins plays at Birdland, New York City, USA.
Jepther McClymont is born in Davey Town, Jamaica, Caribbean. He will find success as dancehall reggae star Luciano, nicknamed "the Messenjah" because of his devout Rastafarian beliefs.
The Drifters begin a three-day recording session in New York City, USA, during which they record three songs, Spanish Lace, The Christmas Song and I Remember Christmas, for Atlantic Records.
The Top Ten Records played on WABC Radio, New York City, USA, for the week ended on this date, are as follows :
1. Pretty Woman - Roy Orbison (Monument)
2. Last Kiss - J. Frank Wilson And the Cavaliers (Josie)
3. Do Wah Diddy Diddy - Manfred Mann (Ascot)
4. Baby Love - The Supremes [Motown]
5. Dancing In the Street - Martha And The Vandellas (Gordy)
6. A Summer Song - Chad Stuart And Jeremy Clyde (World Artists)
7. Leader of the Pack - The Shangri-Las (Red Bird)
8. We'll Sing in the Sunshine - Gale Garnett (RCA)
9. Let It Be Me - Betty Everett And Jerry Butler (VeeJay)
10. Have I The Right? - The Honeycombs (Interphon)
The Beatles, Mary Wells, Tommy Quickly, and Sounds Incorporated play at Caird Hall, Dundee, Scotland.
Ella Fitzgerald with Nelson Riddle's Orchestra, records Too Marvellous For Words, Travelin' Light, Early Autumn, Day In Day Out and other songs for Verve Records in Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Bachelors begin a tour of colleges and universities in the USA.
Dave Van Ronk plays at Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, USA.
The Oscar Peterson Trio records D And E Blues, The Days Of Wine And Roses, People, and other tracks for Verve Records in New York City, USA.
Elvis Presley continues with filming of studio scenes for his eighteenth film, Tickle Me, at Allied Artists studios, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.