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Jeremiah Patrick Lordan is born in Paddington, London, UK. Among the first wave of successful rock and roll songwriters to emerge in England, he will become best-known under the name Jerry Lordan
for his instrumental composition Apache
, a huge hit for The Shadows
in the UK and Jorgen Ingmann
in the USA.
and The Barry Sisters appear on tonight's edition of The Ed Sullivan
Show in tv in New York City, USA. Also in tonight's episode, The Hi-Lads perform Peppermint Twist with the twisters dancers from New York's Peppermint Lounge club.
are interviewed for the tv show Roundup Review at the Theatre Royal, Glasgow, Scotland, UK, Europe.
play the first of two nights at The Town Hall, Auckland, New Zealand.
land at Heathrow Airport in the UK, having returned from filming in The Bahamas, Caribbean.
is born in Waterloo, London, UK. She will find success in the 80s as part of Asian-rock band Monsoon
before going on to an acclaimed solo career.
fly from Nice, France, to Madrid, Spain, during a European tour.
records the LP The Flying Eagle for Blue Horizon Records in London, England, UK, Europe.
plays at The Mecca Locarno, Bradford, England, UK, Europe.
The Beatles are working on Good Night at EMI's Abbey Road Studios, London, England, UK, Europe.
of The Beatles
gives evidence to a Commission of Inquiry into the Non-Medical Uses Of Drugs, in Ottawa, Canada.
Aspiring pop band Culture Club
spend the day mixing demos of the songs White Boy and Do You Really Want To Hurt Me, recorded over the previous two days at EMI studios, Manchester House, London, England, UK, Europe, with producer Steve Levine.
And The Blue Flames play at The Sir George Robey, Finsbury Park, London, England, UK, Europe.
Bad Tune Men
play at The Crypt (beneath St. Paul's Church), Deptford, London, England, UK, Europe, supported by Flowers In The Dustbin and Charles Cold.
play at The Cornerhouse, Middlesborough, England, UK, Europe, supported by Coldplay
play the first of two nights at Alexandra Palace, London, UK.
BBC Radio 1 presenter Zane Lowe is obliged to apologise at the end of his show for the repeated use of the word 'F--k' by Arctic Monkey's frontman Alex Turner during a live set on Lowe's show.
plays the last of three nights at The O2 Arena, London, England, UK, Europe.
play at The Hoxton Bar And Kitchen, London, UK.
German electronic rock pioneers Kraftwerk
play at The Tate Modern, Camberwell, London, England, UK, Europe.
play at The Pageant, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
's debut LP, In The Lonely Hour
, has sold 802,000 copies in the USA by this date, making it the third biggest selling album of 2014 so far behind only 1989 by Taylor Swift
and the Frozen soundtrack.
is among the guests attending Mark Ronson
's Grammy Afterparty at Elyx House, Los Angeles, California, USA.
A jury in Los Angeles, California, USA, clears
play at Bermondsey Social Club, London, England, UK, Europe, supported by Chartreuse.