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The Savoy Orpheans
record Alabamy Bound and You Can Dance With Any Girl At All, for HMV Records
in Hayes, Middlesex, UK. At the same session they record versions of Tea For Two and I Want To Be Happy, but these are rejected.
Samuel Maghett is born in Grenada, Mississippi, USA. He will be revered as blues guitarist Magic Sam.
Drummer and bandleader Oliver Coleman's contract is extended for three more months at Jimmy's Palm Garden in Chicago, Illinois, USA. His band Oliver Coleman's Palmaires, features King Fleming
Blues singer and guitarist Smokey Hogg records When I've Been Drinkin', Train Whistle, My Baby's Gone and Tear Me Down for Imperial Records
in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Alan Dale records Cherry Pink And Apple Blossom White for Coral Records in New York City, USA.
Pioneering blues vocalist and OKeh Records
artist, Sara Martin
, known as 'the blues sensation from the west' dies of a stroke in Louisville, Kentucky, USA.
Annie May Bullock, later to find fame as Tina Turner
, gives birth to a son, Raymond Craig. The boy's father is blues/r'n'b tenor saxophonist and singer Raymond Hill
, a member of Ike Turner
's band The Kings Of Rhythm. The boy will later take the name of Raymond Turner.
Jazz pianist Cecil Taylor
And His Allstars record Jumpin' Punkins and Things Ain't Whjat They Used To Be, in New York City, USA, for Candid Records
Recruit RA19693532 James Marshall Hendrix [Jimi Hendrix
] writes home to his family in Seattle from his US army posting in Fort Ord, California, USA.
plays in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
records It's All Coming Home To You, I Wonder If She's Blue, Alimony Blues, When It's Round Up Time In Heaven and other tracks in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The Jimi Hendrix
Experience undertake rehearsals for the tv show It Must Be Dusty at Studio D, Elstree Studios, Borehamwood, Hertfordshire, UK, Europe.
play the first of two nights at Kaleidoscope, Los Angeles, California, USA.
plays at the Koseinkin Hall, Osaka, Japan, Asia.
, popular jazz trombonist and comedian, dies aged 82 in London, UK.
plays the last of four nights at Double Dose Specialty, Fur Peace Ranch, Pomeroy, Ohio, USA.
and Jessica Simpson
are among the celebrities attending the Tom Everhart Raw Exhibition of His Schulz-influenced Paintings For The First Time In Black And White At Mouche Gallery, Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.
spends the evening at The Black Swan, Devizes, Wiltshire, England, UK, Europe.