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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 Beatles film an airport departure lounge sequence at Twickenham Film Studios, St Margaret's, Twickenham, England, UK, for their second film, Help!
The Max Roach Quintet and Abbey Lincoln begin a month of shows at The Cafe Au Go Go, Greenwich Village, New York City, USA.
UK pop idol Billy Fury plays at The ABC, Plymouth, UK, supported by The Pretty Things, and Brian Poole And The Tremeloes.
Country music guitarist and singer/songwriter Elton Britt records Heart Of A Clown, Bluebird Yodel, New Freight Train Blues, The Singing Hills and other tracks in Bell Sound Studios, 237 West 54th Street,New York City, USA.
The Paramounts, later to become Procol Harum, sign an agency contract with NEMS Enterprises, owned by The Beatles' manager Brian Epstein.
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Unit 4+2 play at The Public Hall, Wallington, England, UK.
Ace Frehley, later to find fame as a member of Kiss, is given an electric guitar by his father, as a present for his 14th birthday.
Bob Dylan has a light breakfast at The Savoy Hotel, London, England, UK, then does media interviews. In the evening he has dinner with John Lennon of The Beatles at his home, Kenwood, in Weybridge, Surrey, and they watch a film together before Dylan leaves around 4am.
The Yardbirds play at The Assembly Hall, Tunbridge Wells, England, UK.
The Vejtables record Anything and a second version of I Still Love You at Coast Recorders, San Francisco, California, USA.
In London's rock star hang-out, The Scotch Of St James, tonight are George Harrison of The Beatles, one-hit wonder Ian Whitcomb and Kit Lambert, manager of The Who.
George Hamilton, Brenda Lee, The Hollies, Wayne Fontana And The Mindbenders, The Impressions, The Womenfolk and The Ronettes appear on tv show Hullabaloo in the USA.
Richard Chamberlain (better known as tv character Dr. Kildare) records Dear Heart, Try To Remember, I Can Dream Can't I and A Fellow Needs A Girl, for MGM Records in Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Hollies record Listen Here To Me, So Lonely and Bring Back Your Love To Me at Bell Studios, West 54th Street, Manhattan, New York City, USA.
When The Who play another of their regular weekly gigs at The Marquee, Soho, London, England, UK, the show is recorded for transmission on the Radio Luxembourg show Ready, Steady, Radio!
Harry Belafonte appears in the Silver Anniversary Edition of popular tv show The Bell Telephone Hour in the USA.
The Top 40 Boss Radio format is initiated by KHJ Radio in Los Angeles, California, USA, using DJs including Robert W. Morgan and Don Steele.
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The musical Charlie Girl is performed at The Adephi Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe, during a run of over five years.