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Elton Spivey (aka Elton Island Spivey and The Za Zu Girl) is born in Galveston, Texas. The sister of famed blues vocalist Victoria Spivey, she will find some success as a recording artist in the 1930s.
Bryan Anthony Morrison, the son of an accountant, is born in Hackney, London, England, UK, Europe. He will find success as music business agent and publisher, Bryan Morrison, looking after the affairs of The Pretty Things, Pink Floyd, Wham!, Robin Gibb of The Bee Gees and others.
The Hollies release a new single, Yes I Will, in the UK. The song is composed by Gerry Goffin and Russ Titelman.
The Rolling Stones, supported by The Hollies and Dave Berry, play at The Odeon, Rochester, UK. During the day, a scuffle follows an incident in which a security guard tries to prevent The Rolling Stones from entering the theatre.
John Mayall And The Bluesbreakers release a new single, Crocodile Walk, in the UK on Decca Records.
John Mayall's Bluesbreakers, featuring Eric Clapton, play at The Flamingo Club, Soho, London, England, UK.
The Top Ten Singles being played on WCOL Radio, in Columbus, Ohio, for the week started on this date are as follows :

1. Just Dropped In - The First Edition

2. Playboy - Gene And Debbie

3. Hey Boy - Eighth Day

4. Everything That Touches You - The Association

5. Love Power - The Sandpebbles

6. Walk Away Renee - The Four Tops

7. Lettermen Medley - The Lettermen

8. I Can Take Or Leave Your Lovin' - Herman's Hermits

9. Valley Of The Dolls - Dionne Warwick

10. Too Much Talk - Paul Revere And The Raiders

The Move play at Century Hall, Manchester, England, UK, Europe.
John Mayall's Bluesbreakers play the first of three nights at The Bank, Torrance, California, USA.
The Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band plays at Manchester University, Manchester, England, UK, Europe.
Bob Dylan spends the first of three consecutive days recording tracks for the album Self Portrait in Studio B, Columbia Recording Studios, New York City. On this day he works on songs including Pretty Saro, Little Sadie, Dock Of The Bay, Went To See The Gypsy, Belle Isle (The Star Of Belle Isle), Universal Soldier, Copper Kettle, When A Fellow's Out Of A Job, These Hands, It Hurts Me Too, The Boxer, Spanish Is The Loving Tongue and Woogie Boogie.
William John Paul Gallagher is born in Burnage, Manchester, England, UK, Europe. He will find success as Liam Gallagher, vocalist of Oasis and Beady Eye before embarking on a successful solo career.
Bob Dylan releases his live album, Bob Dylan At Budokan, in Japan.
The album Octave by The Moody Blues is certified as a platinum disc in the USA.
Having already played one show today, Joy Division play a second gig, at The Moonlight Club, London, UK.
The Hollies are working on the tracks Heartbeat, That'll Be The Day, Think It Over, I'm Gonna Love You Too, Peggy Sue Got Married, It Doesn't Matter Anymore and Maybe Baby in Utopia Studios, London, England, UK, Europe.
Yeah Yeah Noh play at The Wild Club, Manchester, England, UK, Europe.
Toxic Reasons and English Dogs play at The Gallery, Manchester, England, UK, Europe.
'Atomic skiffle' performer Floyd plays at The Floodlights Club, Manchester, England, UK, Europe.
The Fall play at The Hacienda, Manchester, England, UK, Europe.
Midge Ure plays at The Apollo Theatre, Manchester, England, UK, Europe.
Simply Red play at Sheffield University, Sheffield, England, UK, Europe.
New Order release a new single, World In Motion, in the UK. It will peak at No1.
Thirty minutes before Happy Mondays are due on stage at the Bullring, Valencia, Spain, a lighting rig crashes down, destroying all their equipment.
Oasis perform Lyla and My Generation on TV show Friday Night with Jonathan Ross at BBC Television Centre, London, England, UK.
Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix, Pink Floyd, The Who, New Order, Eurythmics, Black Sabbath and John Peel are inducted into the UK Music Hall Of Fame in a ceremony held at Alexandra Palace, London, UK.
Combichrist play at the MEN Arena, Manchester, UK.
Imogen Heap plays at The Academy 2, Manchester, UK.
When Gorillaz play at the walls of the Citadel of Damascus, Syria, Asia, their show includes guest performances by Bobby Womack, De La Soul, The Clash's Paul Simonon and Mick Jones, the Happy Mondays' Shaun Ryder, the Pharcyde's Bootie Brown, UK rappers Bashy and Kano, local Syrian artist Eslam Jawaad and Syria's National Orchestra.
On a co-headlining tour, David Gray and Ray Lamontagne play at Santa Barbara Bowl, Santa Barbara, California, USA.
Simply Red play the first of two nights at the O2 Arena, London, England, UK.
Eliza Doolittle plays at The Masque, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe, supported by Tinashe.
Guitarist Ralph Towner and trumpeter Paolo Fresu come to the end of a UK tour in support of their ECM Records album Chiaroscuro, with a gig at Royal Northern College Of Music, Manchester, UK.
During their Progress Live tour, Take That play the last of eight nights at Wembley Stadium, London, England, UK, Europe.
Chris Rea plays at The O2 Apollo, Manchester, UK.
It is reported that Barry Gibb of The Bee Gees has flown from his home in Tennessee, USA, to be with his cancer-sticken brother Robin Gibb who is being treated at a private clinic in London, England, UK, Europe.
Crosby, Stills And Nash play at The IP Casino Resort And Spa, Biloxi, Mississippi, USA.
Johnny Marr, best-known as the former guitarist of The Smiths, is awarded an honorary doctorate from the University of Salford, at a ceremony at The Lowry, Salford, England, UK, Europe.
Barry Gibb, formerly of The Bee Gees, plays at Sydney Entertainment Centre, Sydney, Australia.
Robbie Williams plays at The O2 Arena, London, UK.
Elbow play at The O2 Apollo, Manchester, UK, supported by Black Rivers.
Passport To Stockholm play at The Eagle Inn, Manchester, England, UK.
James begin their Girl At The End Of The World tour with a gig at Colston Hall, Bristol, England, UK.
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James play at The Civic Hall, Wolverhampton, England, UK, Europe.
On their 51-date The Joshua Tree Tour 2017, U2 play the first of two nights at Twickenham Stadium, London, England, UK, Europe, supported by Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds.
Liam Gallagher plays a sold-out show at The Pavilions, Plymouth, England, UK, Europe.
Erasure play at The Corn Exchange, Cambridge, England, UK, Europe.
On his Call The Comet Tour, Johnny Marr plays at The Students Union, Cardiff University, Cardiff, Wales, UK, Europe, supported by Crewel Intentions.
On the Second European leg of their Decades World Tour, Nightwish play at Manchester Arena, Manchester, England, UK, Europe, supported by Beast In Black.