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is born in Matsusaka, Mie prefecture, Japan. Asia. He will become a popular singer and guitarist, making his record debut in 1939.
Comedian, entertainer and singer Danny Kaye
entertains troops of the 5th RCT, 24th U.S. Infantry Division, during a show Held Near Kumsong, Korea, Asia.
Having been stolen in Derby, England, UK, Europe, the day before, a Sunbeam Alpine motor car, owned by UK pop idol Cliff Richard
, is recovered 300 miles away in Dundee, Scotland.
Rumours appear in national UK newspapers of a romance developing between Cliff Richard
and dancer Jackie Irving. (She will, in due course, marry Adam Faith
is seen on the UK tv show Cinema, being interviewed about his acting career.
Hong Kong band The Fabulous Echoes
open for ten weeks at The Sahara Hotel Lake Tahoe, California, USA.
release a new EP in Japan on Odeon Records, featuring the tracks Yesterday, You're Going To Lose That Girl, The Night Before and Act Naturally.
Jazz flautist Paul Horn – who has lately been studying with the Maharishi Mahesh Yogi in Rishikesh, India, Asia, - records his album Inside
, in the Taj Mahal, using the unique acoustics of the building to enhance his improvisations.
The Charles Lloyd
Quartet arrives in Manila, Philippines, Asia. to play a week of shows at American Military bases.
plays the first of three nights at Matsishita Denki Taiibukan, Hirakata City, Osaka Fu, Japan.
Asia play at The Frank Erwin Centre, Austin, Texas, USA.
On their World Infestation Tour
Ratt play the last of three nights at Tokyo Kōsei Nenkin Kaikan, Tokyo, Japan, Asia.
play at Kinroo Kaikan, Nagoya, Japan, Asia.
performs with The New Tokyo Symphony Orchestra at
Great Music Experience
, an all-star show at Todai-ji Temple, Nara, Japan, Asia. The event, which also features Joni Mitchell
, The Chieftains, Ry Cooder
, Jon Bon Jovi
, Wayne Shorter and
Richie Sambora is broadcast live in over 50 countries.
The Spice Girls
play their first-ever live show at the Abdi İpekçi Arena in Istanbul, Turkey, Eurasia. The group had achieved global success without ever playing a live show.
A double CD hybrid SA-CD version of Bob Dylan
's classic 1966 album Blonde On Blonde is released in Japan.
releases her 28th solo single, Want Me Want Me, on Avex Trax, in Japan, Asia.
The Rolling Stones
play at The Mercedes-Benz Arena, Shanghai, China, Asia.
play the second of two nights at Tokyo Dome, Tokyo, Japan, Asia.
On her Red Tour, Taylor Swift
plays at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan, Asia.
Japanese retro-shoegaze quartet Taffy
release the compilation album Plus +++ on ClubAC30 Records in the UK.
The highest new entry in the Weekly K-Pop Music Chart Top Ten Singles is Red by Hyuna
, rising ten places to No4.
release a new single, Pit-a-Pat, in South Korea, Asia.
magazine announces that The Rolling Stones
, with three shows at the Tokyo Dome, Tokyo, Japan, Asia, on February 26, March 4 and 6 for a total of 147,493 people taking in a gross of $27,946,751, achieved the biggest-earning single concert run of 2014
. The Stones total for the year was $134m, making theirs the No1 tour.
plays the first of two nights at Christ Shinagawa Church Gloria Chapel, Tokyo, Japan, Oceania