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The musical Fiddler On The Roof, starring Zero Mostel, is performed at The Majestic Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA. It will run continuously (but at three different theatres) until 1972 notching up 3,242 performances.
The rock musical Your Own Thing is presented at The Orpheum Theatre, New York City, USA, during a run of 937 performances.
The musical Jacques Brel Is Alive And Well And Living In Paris, is performed at The Village Gate, Greenwich Village, New York City, USA, during a run of 1,847 performances.
The controversial hippy musical, Hair is playing at the Biltmore Theatre on Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 1750 performances.
The rock musical Hair (which includes a scene with a fully nude cast) is presented during a run of 1,997 performances at the Shaftesbury Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe. The cast includes Marsha Hunt, Paul Nicholas, Sonja Kristina and Jimmy Winston.
A child, Hallie, is born to Peter Tork of The Monkees.
Sly and the Family Stone, Patti Page and B.J.Thomas are the musical guests on the Ed Sullivan Show in New York City, USA.
The Rob Hoeke Boogie Woogie Quartet spends the fourth of five days recording tracks for their Philips Records album Racing The Boogie, in Holland, Europe.
The Famous Jug Band plays at The Talisman Hotel, Hitchin, Herfordshire, England, UK, Europe,
The Soft Machine play the second of two nights at Berlin University, Berlin, West Germany, Europe.
Dion plays the last of four nights at The Mainpoint, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, USA.
Edwin Starr plays at The Bull, East Sheen, London, England, UK, Europe.
Free play at The Wake Arms, Epping, Essex, England, UK, Europe.
The Allman Brothers Band plays the last of four nights at the Whisky A Go Go, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Yes play at The Gun Tavern, Croydon, London, England, UK, Europe.
Tammi Terrell, suffering from cancer, is confined to a wheelchair, suffering from blindness and hair loss, and weighing just 93 lb. On this day, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, she undergoes her final operation, after which she lapses into a coma for the final month and a half of her life.
Richie Havens plays at Mothers, Erdington, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
Canned Heat play at Fairfield Hall, Croydon, London, England, UK, Europe, supported by Renaissance.
Elvis Presley is rehearsing in the showroom of the International Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, prior to the start of his first four-week season there.
John Lennon of The Beatles and Yoko Ono shave their heads and declare 1970 to be 'Year One'.
The Temptations play the last night of two weeks at The Talk Of The Town, London, England, UK, Europe.
Sam And Dave, Joe Tex, Arthur Conley and Clarence Carter play at The Odeon, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
The Moody Blues are recording their forthcoming album A Question Of Balance in Decca Studios, West Hampstead, London, England, UK, Europe.