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Stanley Cowell is born in Toledo, Ohio, USA. A virtuoso jazz pianist and founder of the Strata-East Records label, he will play with Roland Kirk
, Marion Brown, Max Roach
and Stan Getz
, to name but a few.
Jazz pianist Oscar Peterson
plays the sixth night of a week at Lindsey's Sky Bar, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
plays the last of fourteen nights at Lindsay's Sky Bar, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
is playing during a week at The Ebony Club, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
Marilyn Monroe is the star guest on tonights edition of The Martin And Lewis Show (starring Dean Martin
and Jerry Lewis) on tv in the USA.
appear on WLW-Ttv's 50-50 Club in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA. They had been booked to appear two days earlier, but a plane strike delayed their arrival.
The Wilburn Brothers
play during a six-day engagement at The Flame Club, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
Don Reno, Red Smiley
and The Tennessee Cut-Ups are doing a recording session at King Records Studios, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA.
John Lee Hooker
plays the first of three nights at Hines Farm Blues Club, Swanton, Ohio, USA.
signs a document agreeing to continue paying commissions owed to MCA Artists by his company Jade Productions Inc., in respect of the movie Ada Dallas, in which Martin co-starred with Susan Hayward.
Ralph Locher, mayor of Cleveland
, Ohio, USA, threatens to forbid rock shows at any of the city's public facilities, arguing that they cause riots.
The McGuire Sisters
sing Does Your Heart Beat For Me? and a medley of Easter Parade, Try A Little Tenderness and On The Avenue, on The Ed Sullivan
Show in New York City, USA.
The Pretenders are among the acts playing in The Festival of Fools, ADM (shipyard), Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Europe.
Entertainer Dean Martin
's son Dino Martin, who was a member of the hit-making 1960s US pop group Dino, Desi and Billy, is killed aged 35, in the crash of an Air National Guard jet in California's San Bernardino Mountains.
Rapper Too Short and NWA are arrested at a concert in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA, for using foul language.
plays at Cooper Stadium, Columbus, Ohio, USA.
On her Compositions
World Tour, Anita Baker
plays at Irvine Meadows Amphitheatre, Irvine, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The "coming out" episode of ABC tv's Ellen in the USA, features Dwight Yoakam
as a grocery-store employee. The episode also features appearances by Demi Moore, Oprah Winfrey and k.d. lang.
play at The Agora Theatre, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
A grand jury, in Columbus, Ohio, USA, rules that the actions of police officer James Niggemeyer, who shot the killer of Damage Plan guitarist Dimebag Darrell Abbott
, were justified. No charges are to be brought against Niggemeyer.
plays at The Civic Center, Columbus, Ohio, USA.
play at Riverbend Music Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA.
Bow Wow, Omarion and Bobby Valentino play in The Scream Tour in Miami, Florida, USA.
The Beaconsfield Mine collapse
occurs in Beaconsfield, Tasmania, Australia, Oceania
. Of the seventeen people who were in the mine, one is killed, fourteen escape immediately following the collapse, but the remaining two are trapped underground. One of the pair, Brant Webb, requests that an iPod be sent down to them, filled with Foo Fighters
songs. When Dave Grohl
of Foo Fighters
learns of this request, he will become inspired to write the acoustic instrumental composition Ballad Of The Beaconsfield Miners
The Black Keys
play at The O2 Academy, Birmingham, England, UK.
play at Zitadelle Spandau, Berlin, Germany, Europe.
play live on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert the CBS Television Network in the USA. El Vy is a collaboration between Matt Berninger, vocalist and lyricist of The National
, and Brent Knopf, best known for his work in Menomena.
, aka Junie, dies aged 62
in London, England, UK, Europe. No cause of death is reported. Junie first found success as keyboard player, vocalist, producer and songwriter for the Ohio Players during the early '70s, but later went on to work with Parliament-Funkadelic.
play at Fur Peace Station, Pomeroy, Ohio, USA.