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The musical Charlie Girl is presented at The Adephi Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe, during a run of over five years which includes 2,202 performances.
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 comedy The Happy Time is presented at The Broadway Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 286 performances. The show features music by John Kander and lyrics by Fred Ebb.
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.
Pop duo Steve Lawrence and Eydie Gorme are starring in the musical Golden Rainbow, at The Shubert Theater in New York City, USA.
The stage musical Cabaret is presented at The Palace Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe, during a run of 336 performances.
Eddie Floyd, Pigmeat Markham, J.J. Barnes, Pat Lewis, The Holidays, Ruby Andrews and Barbara Mercer play in the Memphis Sounds Show during a lengthy booking at The Riviera Theater, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
Tom Jones is playing during a month of live dates at The Flamingo Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Tennessee Ernie Ford and The Good Time Singers are playing a three week engagement at Harrah's, Lake Tahoe, California, USA.
Jack Cassidy is playing during two weeks at The Shamrock Hotel, Houston, Texas, USA.
Sammy Davis Jr is acting as host of this week's Johnny Carson Show on tv in the USA.
Neil Diamond is playing during a twelve-day engagement at Tennessee Technical University, Cookeville, Tennessee, USA.
The First Edition (led by Kenny Rogers) play during a week of shows at Soul City, Dallas, Texas, USA.
Valleri by The Monkees reaches No1 in the Canadian pop singles chart.
I Will Always Think About You by The New Colony Six peaks at No1 on the WLS Singles Chart in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Diana Ross And The Supremes release a new single, In And Out Of Love, on Motown Records in the USA.
Peter Green's Fleetwood Mac play at The Star Hotel, Croydon, England, UK, Europe.
The Hollies play live on the BBC radio show Radio One O'Clock in the UK, Europe.
The Marmalade play at Cooks Ferry Inn, Edmonton, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Nice play at The Marquee Club, Soho, London, England, UK, Europe, supported by Still Life.
WREK Atlanta, (91.1 FM), a radio station owned and operated by students of Georgia Tech, in Atlanta, Georgia, USA, makes its first broadcast. The station has a wide-ranging music format, covering rock, jazz, blues and classical music.
The Rolling Stones spend the eleventh of seventeen days of recording at Olympic Sound Studios, London, England, UK, Europe. On this day they are working on the song Jigsaw Puzzle.
Jake Holmes plays the first of three nights at The Coffee Shop, University Of Rhode Island, Providence, Rhode Island, USA.
Plastic Penny play live on the David Symonds show on BBC Radio in the UK, Europe.
At Otto's Grotto in Cleveland, Ohio, USA, Jimi Hendrix jams with Good Earth. The audience includes Leonard Nimoy (Mr Spock in Star Trek).
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Stevie Wonder releases his first compilation album, Greatest Hits, in the USA.
The Symbols play at The Locarno, Streatham, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Move play at The Pavilion, Bath, England, UK, Europe.
The Aynsley Dunbar Retaliation play at The Nag's Head, London, England, UK, Europe.
During sessions for Big Brother and The Holding Company's Columbia Records debut album, Cheap Thrills, in Columbia Studio E, New York City, USA, the band, featuring Janis Joplin, records Roadblock and Flower In The Sun.
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.