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Weber's Olympia Vaudeville Company, featuring Elenoro Falk And Chorus, Midgeley And Carlisle, Muzuz And Mazette, The Carmen Sisters, Whitlaw And Howard and The Raschetta Brothers, is playing at The Bijou Theatre, Richmond, Virginia, USA.
John W. Vogel's Big City Minstrels are playing at The Grand Opera House, Wilmington, Delaware, USA.
McIntyre And Heath, Mignonette Kokin, The Stelling Troupe, Long And Cotton, The Melani Trio and Rawson And June are playing in The Orpheum Show at The Grand Theatre, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.
Harry Parry And His Radio Rhythm Club Sextet play at The Streatham Hill Theatre, Streatham Hill, London, UK.
The Miles Davis Nonet, including Gerry Mulligan and Lee Konitz, records Deception, Rocker, Moondreams and Darn That Dream during its third and final session for Capitol Records in the USA.
The current No1 song on the Billboard Chart in the USA is Tennessee Waltz by Patti Page.
Leo Reisman And His Orchestra are playing nightly (except Sunday and Monday) at The Mayfair Room in The Blackstone, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Robert B. Rivkin is born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. He will find success as drummer and record producer Bobby Z, best known as a member of Prince's band.
The Flamingos, Jerry Butler, The Miracles, Maxine Brown, The Vibrations, and Shep And The Limelites play thefifth of seven nights at The Uptown Theater, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Joe Loss and his Orchestra with Rose Brennan and Ross McManus are heard in concert at the Hammersmith Palais, London, England, UK, Europe, as part of the BBC Light Programme Radio Show Tonight We Dance. (Singer Ross MacManus is the father of Elvis Costello)
An Essex, UK, teenager claims to have set a World Record by dancing The Twist non-stop for 33 hours.
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Martha And The Vandellas, led by Motown Records secretary Martha Reeves, are signed to Motown's Gordy label, in Detroit, Michigan, USA.
Bob And Earl release a new single, Harlem Shuffle, on Marc Records in the USA.
The Fall 1963 Dick Clark Cara van Of Stars tour, featuring a line-up consisting of Bobby Vee, Brian Hyland, The Ronettes, Little Eva, The Dovells, Myron Lee And The Caddies, Linda Scott, Jimmy Clanton, The Jaynettes, The Thymes and Paul And Paula, plays in Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
Joe Tex records You Can Stay, You Better Git It, You Got What It Takes, One Monkey Don't Stop No Show and other tracks in New York City, USA. The tracks will appear on Dial Records and Atlantic Records.
Elvis Presley's manager Col. Tom Parker concludes a deal to make two more Presley movies - Clambake and Frankie And Johnny - for United Artists.
The highest new entry in Cash Box magazine chart of the 100 best-selling singles in the USA is I'll Keep On Holding On by The Marvelettes, entering at No64.
Thirty four people are arrested when riots break out at the Community Concourse, San Diego, California, USA, during a concert by Smokey Robinson and The Miracles.
The Equals play at Blades, Streatham, London, England, UK, Europe.
After playing at a New Year's Eve Party at St. Michael's Hall in Lynn, Massachusetts, USA, famed polka musician and recording artist Frankie 'Gee' Grybosh is struck and killed by a car.
During their first-ever European tour The Jackson 5, including Michael Jackson, play at the Empire Pool, Wembley, London, England, UK, Europe.
Duran Duran headline a Mencap charity concert at The Dominion, London, England, UK, Europe, in the presence of Prince Charles and Princess Diana.
A Wham! compilation tape is released in China. This marks the first official release of Western pop music in the People’s Republic, marking a historic deal between CBS Records and the Chinese Cultural Exchange Centre.
At Tuileries, New York City, USA, Mick Jagger of The Rolling Stones attends a dinner for the Crown Prince of Belgium.
I Don't Know Anybody Else by Black Box enters the ARIA Australian Singles Chart at No20, where it will peak at No6. The song will also spark a successful sampling lawsuit from Marsha Wash of The Weather Girls, whose vocal was copied almost note for note by Black Box for this track.
Bo Diddley plays at The Vogue, a nightclub in Broad Ripple, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.
On his Sound And Vision tour, David Bowie plays the first of two nights at The World Music Amphitheater, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
On his Nude Tour Prince plays the first of three nights at The NEC, Birmingham, England, UK.
Prince plays at Stadio Flaminio, Rome, Italy, Europe.
LL Cool J releases his fourth studio album, Mama Said Knock You Out on Def Jam Records in the USA.
Lauryn Hill opens a North American tour at The Fox Theatre, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
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Jennifer Lopez plays live at NRJ Music Awards 2005, Palais des Festivals, Cannes, France, Europe.
System Of A Down perform B.Y.O.B. and Aerials live on tonight's edition of tv show Saturday Night Live in the USA. Paula Abdul appears in the show's opening sketch and also introduces System of a Down's second performance.
On their The E.N.D. World Tour, The Black Eyed Peas play at The Verizon Centre, Washington D.C., USA.
Justin Bieber attends the unveiling of his waxwork model at Madame Tussauds, London, UK.
On his My World tour, Justin Bieber plays at Taipei Arena, Taipei, Taiwan, Asia.
During their Progress Live tour, Take That play the fifth of eight nights at The City Of Manchester Stadium, Manchester, England, UK, Europe.
Bootsy Collins reveals, via a Facebook posting, that Bobby Womack has been released from hospital after being treated for pneumonia, but that he has been diagnosed as suffering from the early stages of colon cancer, for which he will need surgery.
On the Who's Back? tour, BoA plays the second of two nights at NHK Hall, Tokyo, Japan, Asia.
On her ArtRave : The Artpop Ball tour, Lady Gaga plays at The SSE Hydro, Glasgow, Scotland, supported by Lady Starlight.
James Bay, Lorde, Ellie Goulding and Karlie Kloss are among the guests attending Universal Music's Brit Awards After-Party in collaboration with Soho House, in London, England, UK, Europe.
On her Sweet Sweet Fantasy Tour, Mariah Carey plays at The Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham, England, UK.
Bruce Springsteen takes part in "an intimate conversation on his career" at The Pollak Theatre, Monmouth University, New Jersey, USA, moderated by Robert Santelli, executive director of the GRAMMY Museum.
Erasure play at The Haus Auensee, Leipzig, Germany, Europe.
Kamaal Williams plays at The Transition Festival, Utrecht, Netherlands, Europe.
Former One Direction member Niall Horan plays at The Amway Center, Orlando, Florida, USA, supported by Lewis Capaldi and Fletcher.