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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 musical Zizi is presented at The Broadway Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 49 performances.
The stage musical On A Clear Day You Can See Forever, with lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner and music by Burton Lane, is playing at the Mark Hellinger Theatre, New York City, USA, during a run of 280 performances.
The Paul Butterfield Blues Band, featuring Butterfield on vocals and harmonica, Michael Bloomfield and Elvin Bishop on guitars, Mark Naftalin on organ, Jerome Arnold and bass and Sam Lay on drums, is playing during a month of live shows at The Unicorn, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Stevie Wonder releases a new single, Uptight, on Tamla Records in the USA.
The Beach Boys release a new non-album single, The Little Girl I Once Knew, on Capitol Records in the USA. One of the songs many distinctive features is a seven second break of silence.
Wendy Moten is born in Memphis, Tennessee, USA. She will chieve success as an r'n'b, pop/rock singer, best known for her 1994 hit single Come In Out Of The Rain, which peaked at No8 in the UK.
Herman's Hermits, Wayne Fontana, Billy Fury and The Fortunes play at The Odeon, Manchester, England, UK, Europe.
Grady Martin and The Slewfoot Five record The Battle Of New Orleans, Ribbon Of Darkness, May The Bird Of Paradise Fly Up Your Nose and I Just Can't Let You Say Goodbye in Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
Inspired by a row Paul McCartney had had with his girlfriend Jane Asher, The Beatles record You Won't See Me in Abbey Road Studios, London, England, UK, Europe. This is the last recording session for the album Rubber Soul. The band's roadie Mal Evans plays Hammond organ on this session.
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Bandleader, pianist and composer Skitch Henderson is the musical guest on tonight's edition of The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson in the USA.
Ronny Munro is born in Tacoma, Washington, USA. He will achieve his greatest level of fame as the lead vocalist of the heavy metal band Metal Church from 2003 until the band breaks up in 2009.
Tom Jones appears on the Steve Lawrence Show on tv in the USA.
Ketty Lester plays during two weeks at Annie's Room, London, England, UK, Europe.
TV rock show Where The Action Is in the USA features Johnny Tillotson and Freddy Cannon.
The Marquee Show, featuring Manfred Mann, Inez and Charlie Foxx, Paul and Barry Ryan, Gary Farr And The T-Bones, the Mark Leeman Five and The Scaffold, plays at The Gaumont, Bradford, Yorkshire, England, UK, Europe.The Yardbirds, listed to be on the show, miss the gig when their van suffers a puncture on the M1 motorway.
The Supremes go ten-pin bowling at Pinnacle Bowling Lanes in Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
1-2-3 by Len Barry peaks at No2 in the Canadian pop singles chart, but is unable to dislodge Get Off Of My Cloud by The Rolling Stones from the No1 position.
The Who record live versions of My Generation, The Good's Gone and La-La-La-La-Lies, at Aeolian Hall, Studio 1, London for the BBC Radio show Saturday Club.
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Otis Spann's Chicago Blues record the LP Nobody Knows My Troubles for Testament Records in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
During a break in his touring schedule, Bob Dylan secretly marries former model and Playboy bunny Sara Lownds in Mineola, Long Island, and moves to Woodstock, in upstate New York, USA. Sara is already seven months pregnant with their son and future film director Jesse Dylan. She will be the inspiration for Dylan's songs Sara and Sad Eyed Lady of the Lowlands.
Larry Hanks and Chris Selsor play at The Jabberwock, Berkeley, California, USA.
The Osborne Brothers record One Tear, Making Plans, Yesterday's Gone, Footprints In The Snow and Sure-Fire in Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
Beryl Marsden records Break-A-Way, at EMI's Abbey Road Studios, London, England, UK, Europe, with producer Bob Barratt. The song is co-written by Sharon Sheeley and Jackie De Shannon.
Jimmy James And The Vagabonds play at The Marquee, Soho, London, England, UK, Europe.
Johnny Young records Wild Wild Woman for Arhoolie Records at Sound Studios in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
TV show Hullaballoo in the USA features performances by The Dave Clark Five, The Brothers Four and Dionne Warwick.
The stage musical Man Of La Mancha opens at the ANTA Washington Square Theatre, New York City, USA, and will run for 2,328 consecutive performances, at four theatres in the city.
The Dave Clark Five play at The Carousel Theatre, West Covina, California, USA.
Steam Packet play at Cooks Ferry Inn, Edmonton, London, England, UK, Europe. (The group includes Rod Stewart, Long John Baldry, Julie Driscoll and Brian Auger.)
At the invitation of composer Harold Arlen, Barbra Streisand agrees to be a guest on his upcoming solo album, Harold Sings Arlen (with friend).
In court in Boston, Massachusetts, USA, Ray Charles pleads guilty on four counts of narcotics possession.
Singer and songwriter Monique Séka is born in Ivory Coast, Africa. She will find major success and will be nicknamed the queen of Afro-zouk music.
The stage musical Man Of La Mancha is playing at the ANTA Washington Square Theatre, New York City, USA, during a run of almost two and a half years.