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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.
Mongo Santamaria plays during a week of shows at Red Foxx's Club, San Fernando Valley, Los Angeles, California, USA, with The Les McCann Trio.
The Moody Blues play at The Sports Arena, San Diego, California, USA.
Ringo Starr releases the album Sentimental Journey in the UK on Parlophone Records.
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Phil Ochs plays at Carnegie Hall, New York City, USA. The concert is recorded and will be released as the live album Gunfight At Carnegie Hall.
Led Zeppelin play at The Forum, Inglewood, California, USA.
Police are called in when Jim Morrison of The Doors becomes involved in a fight with his friend Tom Baker in The Palms bar, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Fairport Convention play at Hampstead Country Club, Haverstock Hill, Hampstead, London, England, UK, Euroipe, suppoprted by Aquila.
Mariah Carey is born in Long Island, New York State, USA. Her name derives from the song They Call The Wind Mariah in the Lerner and Loewe musical Paint Your Wagon.
Bob Dylan is working on overdubs for his album Self Portrait in Columbia Studio B, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Johnny Winter plays at The Winter's End Festival, Orlando Speedworld, Orlando, Florida, USA.
Joe Cocker Mad Dogs And Englishmen, Ronnie Hawkins and Stone The Crows play the first of two nights at The Fillmore East, New York City, USA. Recordings from this show are used in Cocker's Mad Dogs And Englishmen album.
The Youngbloods play the first of three nights at the Family Dog, 660 The Great Highway, San Francisco, California, USA, supported by Commander Cody And His Lost Planet Airmen and Jeffery Cain.
Yes release the album Time And A Word, in the UK.
The Steve Miller Band, Country Joe And The Fish and Hamilton Face play the first of two nights at The Capitol Theater, Port Chester, New York State, USA.
Alice Cooper release their second album Easy Action in the USA.
Brendan Hill, drummer of Blues Traveler, is born in London, England, UK, Europe.
The third day of the five-day long Fiddlers Grove Festival, an annual gathering of folk musicians, is held in Union Grove, North Carolina, USA.
Lee Michaels plays the second of three nights at the Boston Tea Party, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, supported by Rod Stewart's Small Faces and Zephyr.
Steppenwolf play at Tulsa Assembly Center, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA.
Gene Pitney, Clodagh Rodgers and Badfinger play at The ABC, Hull, England, UK, Europe.
The Southwest Peace Festival begins, a day late, in fields near Woodrow, Texas, USA. Acts scheduled to appear over the coming weekend include Freddie King, Canned Heat, Delaney and Bonnie and Friends, Barry McGuire, Heaven and Earth, The Flock, Bloodrock, Frantic and Bangor Flying Circus.
Iron Butterfly play at Georgia Coliseum, Athens, Georgia, USA.