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Liverpool

Liverpool-born hitmaker Frankie Vaughan, Harry Secombe, Janet Brown, Iris Sadler, Aerial Skylons, Bruce Forsyth and Francis And Zandra play at The Grand Theatre, Leeds, UK.
A future member of The Beatles, John Lennon is dismissed from his holiday job at Barton's Water Works, Ormskirk, Lancashire, UK, on the grounds that he is 'unsuitable'.
A new music venue, The Iron Door Club, opens in Liverpool, UK. It will become a popular club for jazz and rock acts, including The Beatles.
Duane Eddy plays the fifth night in a week of shows at The Empire, Liverpool, UK.
The Clyde Valley Stompers play at The Cavern Club, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe.
The Beatles play at St John's Hall, Tuebrook, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe.
The Beatles play at The Cavern Club, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe.
The Beatles play at The Cavern Club, Liverpool, UK, in what will prove to be their last gig with drummer Pete Best.
The Undertakers play at The Iron Door Club, Liverpool, UK, then go on to The Orrell Park Ballroom for a show supported by The Searchers.
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On the advice of The Beatles' guitarist George Harrison, publicist Andrew Oldham and agent Eric Easton go to check out The Rolling Stones at The Crawdaddy in Richmond, London, England, UK, Europe. Oldham is impressed but Easton famously opines "The singer will have to go." Chrissie Shrimpton is also in the audience, checking out the singer.
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Billy Fury appears in the weekly tv show Val Parnell's Sunday Night at the London Palladium, in London, England, UK, Europe.
Gerry And The Pacemakers, Del Shannon, Jet Harris And Tony Meehan, The Bachelors, Duffy Power, Cilla Black, Bryan Burdon and The Blue Diamonds play at The Hippodrome, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
Producer George Martin completes work on The Beatles cover version of the Barrett Strong song Money by adding piano chords to it in EMI's Abbey Road studios, London, England, UK, Europe. The track will appear on the album With The Beatles.
Gerry And The Pacemakers, Del Shannon, Jet Harris And Tony Meehan, The Bachelors, Duffy Power, Cilla Black, Bryan Burdon and The Blue Diamonds play at The ABC, Cambridge, England, UK, Europe.
The Mojos play a lunchtime session at The Cavern Club, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe.
Hippy Hippy Shake by The Swinging Blue Jeans enters the UK singles chart, where it will peak at No1.
Herman's Hermits play at The Cavern, Liverpool, UK.
Eden Kane appears on UK tv show Top Of The Pops singing Boys Cry. The show also features film clips of Gene Pitney. The Dave Clark Five, Cilla Black and others.
The Top Ten Singles in the UK on this date are :
1. YOU'RE MY WORLD - CILLA BLACK
2. Juliet - The Four Pennies
3. My Boy Lollipop - Millie Small
4. It's Over - Roy Orbison
5. Constantly (L'Edera) - Cliff Richard And The Shadows
6. A Little Loving - The Fourmost
7. The Rise And Fall Of Flingel Bunt - The Shadows
8. Don't Throw Your Love Away - The Searchers
9. I Believe - The Bachelors
10. No Particular Place To Go - Chuck Berry
Billy J. Kramer And The Dakotas, Dick And Dee Dee, The Blossoms and Bobby Sherman appear on tv show Shindig!, recorded in ABC-tv studios, New York City, USA.
The Beatles release their new single, Help/I'm Down on Capitol Records in Canada.
Billy Fury plays at The Savoy, Southsea, England, UK.
Herman's Hermits, Wayne Fontana, Johnny Kidd And The Pirates, The Fortunes, Little Frankie and The Country Gents play at The ABC, Cleethorpes, England, UK, Europe. Johnny Kidd is playing as a replacement for Billy Fury.
Producer George Martin chooses the running order for The Beatles album Rubber Soul, and telephones it to Abbey Road Studios, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Beatles film a live insert to their Yellow Submarine animated movie at Twickenham Film Studios near London, England, UK, Europe.
The Hollies, The Scaffold and Paul Jones begin a British tour at The Granada, Shrewsbury, England, UK, Europe.
The Beatles start work on drummer Ringo Starr's composition Don't Pass Me By at Abbey Road, London, England, UK, Europe.
John Lennon of The Beatles and Yoko Ono stage an 'Acorn Event' in Coventry Cathedral, Coventry, England, UK, Europe, during which they plant acorns to symbolise the coming together of east and west. Within a week, the acorns will be stolen.
The Beatles, minus Ringo Starr who recently quit the group, are in Trident Studios, London, England, UK, Europe, overdubbing vocals, handclaps, tambourine, piano, and flugelhorn onto John Lennon's song Dear Prudence.
Ella Fitzgerald releases a new single Sunshine Of Your Love/Hey Jude, in the UK on Polydor Records. (Hey Jude is written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney of The Beatles]
Edwin Starr plays at The Victoriana Club, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe. On the same day he also plays at the Mardi Gras club in Liverpool.
Syd Barrett, formerly of Pink Floyd, records a live session for BBC Radio's John Peel Show in London, England, UK, Europe.
Paul McCartney is in EMI's Abbey Road Studios, London, England, UK, Europe, mixing tracks for his first solo album.
Badfinger play at the Up The Junction Club, Crewe, England, UK, Europe.
During their first-ever European tour The Jackson 5, including Michael Jackson, play at The Empire, Liverpool, UK, supported by Sisters Love.
The Boomtown Rats play at The City Hall, Newcastle, UK, supported by The Young Ones. The support band will not last long, but one member, Paul 'Wix' Wickens, will go on to a lengthy career as MD in Paul McCartney's band.
The Beatles album Let It Be is released in Germany on Apple Records.
It is reported in UK newspaper the Daily Mirror that Yoko Ono may soon marry her aide, Sam Havadtoy, who bears a striking resemblance to John Lennon.
The Brazier Brothers play at The Pyramid Club, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe.
Paul McCartney attends the Bambi Awards in Munich, Germany, Europe.
Brand New Lover by Liverpool band Dead Or Alive reaches No1 in the Billboard Hot Dance Club Play singles chart in the USA.
The quiet Beatle, George Harrison, ascends to the Billboard No1 slot in the USA with his comeback single, Got My Mind Set On You.
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Kathryn Williams plays at The Brewery AC, Kendal, UK.
John Lennon's handwritten lyrics for The Beatles' hit All You Need Is Love, sells for £655,000 ($1m) during a sale of memorabilia at The Hippodrome nightclub in London, England, UK.
Feeder play at The O2 Academy, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe.
Hozier plays at The Empire, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe, supported by Wyvern Lingo.
Passport To Stockholm play at The Pilgrim, Liverpool, England, UK.
On the European leg of their This House Is Not For Sale tour, Bon Jovi play at Anfield, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe, supported by Manic Street Preachers.
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