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Little Caruso, The Imperial Quartet and blackface duo Bertie Herrron and Milt Arnsman are appearing at The Empress Theatre, Seattle, Washington, USA.
The musical comedy Theodore And Co is presented at The Gaiety Theatre, London, UK, during a run of 503 performances.
Hilly Kristal, founder of legendary New York club CBGB's, is born in New York City, USA.
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Blues guitarist and vocalist Fenton Robinson, is born in Greenwood, Mississippi, USA.
Glenn Miller And His Orchestra play the fourth night of a week of shows at The Hippodrome Theatre, Baltimore, Maryland, USA. Also on the bill are Tommy Trent and The Berry Brothers.
The musical comedy Hold On To Your Hats, starring Al Jolson, is playing at The Shubert Theatre, Broadway, New York City, during a run of 158 performances.
Mistreated Woman, the first single by B.B. King, on RPM Records, is reviewed by US trade magazine Billboard.
Chuck Murphy records Lay Somethin' On The Bar, Waitin' For My Baby and Rollin' Rockin' Rhythm,for Coral Records in Castle Studio At The Tulane Hotel, 206 8th Avenue North, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
Gerry Mulligan plays at the Monterey Jazz Festival, Monterey, California, USA.
Jazz trumpeter Art Farmer records That Old Devil Called Love, in Nola Penthouse Studios, New York City, USA, for Chess Records.
George Jones makes a live appearance on tv show Dixie Jubilee in East Point, Georgia, USA.
Cliff Richard appears on tv's Ed Sullivan Show, recorded in New York City, USA.
Bobby Darin plays the last of four nights at The Moulin Rouge, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Rusty 'Ko Ko' Adams is playing during thirteen days at The Little Brown Jug, Owensboro, Kentucky, USA, with Jo Ann And Ray Cantrell.
Buddy Greco opens for one week at Blinstrub's, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Music venue Leo's Casino moves from East 49th Street in Cleveland, Ohio, USA, to the 700 capacity Quad Hotel Hall on East 75th Street. Artists appearing at the relocated Leo's will include Aretha Franklin, Ray Charles, Otis Redding, James Brown, Sam Cooke, Dionne Warwick and Martha And The Vandellas. In due course, the venue will be designated as a Cleveland rock and roll landmark.
Lesley Gore records You Don't Own Me at A + R Studios, New York City, USA. Produced by Quincy Jones, and recorded by Phil Ramone, it will reach No2 on the Billboard pop singles chart in the USA.
The Turtles are playing during twelve nights at Golden Gate A-Go-Go, Golden Gate Race Track, Berkeley, California, USA, with Miss Judy Mac.
Jefferson Airplane open at Winterland, San Francisco, California, USA, supported by The Paul Butterfield Blues Band and Muddy Waters.
Nico (backed by Jackson Browne on guitar) plays at Stanley's in the basement of The Dom, New York City, USA, supported by Tim Buckley.
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The musical Hallelujah Baby!, starring Leslie Uggams, is presented at The Martin Beck Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 293 performances.
The rock musical Your Own Thing is presented at The Orpheum Theatre, New York City, USA, during a run of 937 performances.
The Monkees play at Festival Hall, Brisbane, Australia, Oceania.
Jethro Tull come to the end of five days of rehearsing in The Lyceum Ballroom, London, for their upcoming UK tour.
Led Zeppelin begin their first Japanese tour with the first of two nights in The Budokan, Tokyo.
During a massive 62-city trek, Bob Dylan plays at the War Memorial Auditorium, Rochester, New York State, USA.
On their World Vacation tour, Van Halen play at The Convention Center, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Sugar Babies - The Burlesque Musical, starring Ann Miller and Mickey Rooney, is presented at The Mark Hellinger Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 1208 performances.
Popular singer Jack Barry, who hosted his own radio show from 1930 to 1936, dies after suffering a heart attack in the bathroom of the United Cerebral Palsy Center in New York City, USA.
Singing cowboy Jimmy Wakely dies of heart failure after contracting emphysema, aged 68, in Mission Hills, California, USA.
Elvis Costello And The Attractions play at The Greek Theatre, University Of California, Berkeley, California, USA, with The TKO Horns and Afrodiziak.
The Police play at Les Arenes, Nimes, France, Europe.
Robert Gordon plays at The Chance, Poughkeepsie, New York State, USA.
The Melvins and Ignatious play at Henry's Pub, Spokane, Washington, USA.
Richmond Fontaine play at The Doug Fir Lounge, Portland, Oregon, USA.
On their The Resistance tour, Muse play at The Honda Center, Anaheim, California, USA.
Bass Drum of Death and Japandroids play at Schubas, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Ed Sheeran plays at The Theatre Of The Living Arts, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Crosby, Stills And Nash play at The Marin Center San Rafael, California, USA.
On the North American leg of her World Tour 2012, Madonna plays at The Verizon Center, Washington DC, USA.
Bastille play at Lincoln Hall, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The Moons play at Night N Day, Manchester, UK.
GusGus with Kiko King and creativemaze play at Berghain, Berlin, Germany, Europe.
Ryan Adams plays at the Paradiso, Amsterdam, Netherlands, Europe.
Interpol play at The Fox Theater, Pomona, California, USA.
Idina Menzel releases a new LP, Idina, on Warner Bros. Records worldwide.
Shawn Mendes releases his second album, Illuminate, on Island/Universal Records.
On his Purpose tour, Justin Bieber plays the first of two nights at Ajinomoto Stadium, Tokyo, Japan, Asia.
Robert Hunter, a singer-songwriter best known for his lyrics for Grateful Dead songs, dies age 78 in San Rafael, California, USA, having recently undergone surgery.
On their Dominion tour, @Hammerfall play at City National Grove, Anaheim, California, USA, with Beast In Black and Edge Of Paradise.