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Alex Hyde And His Orchestra play at the Esplanade Hotel, near Potsdamer Platz, Berlin, Germany, as part of the afternoon entertainment prior to an exhibition bout featuring boxer Jack Dempsey at Luna Park in the evening.
Bluesman Bill Gaither writes and records his song Champ Joe Louis for Decca Records in New York City, USA. The session takes place on the day after boxer Joe Louis won his World Heavyweight Championship rematch against Max Schmelling in Yankee Stadium, New York City, USA.
Joy Beverly of hugely successful British all-female singing trio The Beverley Sisters, marries Wolverhampton Wanderers and England football captain Billy Wright at Poole Register Office, Poole, England, UK.
Elvis Presley attends a meeting in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA, about the music for his upcoming movie, Kid Galahad.
Cassius Clay declares himself to be "better and prettier than Chubby Checker". It appears that his recent victory over Sonny Liston in the World Boxing Championship has sent demand for Clay's 1963 album, I Am The Greatest, rocketing.
When The Beatles play at The Monumental Bullring, Madrid, Spain, Europe, their manager Brian Epstein, who has been missing for five days, returns to the fold.
Marty Robbins releases a new single, Old Red/Matilda, on Columbia Records in the USA.
Status Quo play at The Rowing Club, Nottingham, England, UK, Europe.
The Oakland Coliseum baseball stadium is opened in Oakland, California, USA. It will also be used as a venue for memorable rock concerts by Jimi Hendrix, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Rush and many others.
Trini Lopez plays at Forest Hills Stadium, Queens, New York City, USA, with Lainie Kazan.
The Supremes and Stevie Wonder play at Forest Hills Tennis Stadium, New York State, USA.
Champion Jack Dupree plays at the 100 Club, London, England, UK, Europe.
Lithuanian/American tennis player Vitas Gerulaitis defeats Britain's John Lloyd to win the Australian Open Tennis tournament. Gerulaitis will inspire Half Man Half Biscuit to record the song Outbreak Of Vitas Gerulaitis.
Pink Floyd play at The Sports Arena, Los Angeles, California, USA.
On her Take Me Home tour, Cher plays at The Sporting Club, Monte-Carlo, Monaco, Europe.
Duran Duran, Robert Palmer and Prince Charles And The City Beat Band play a benefit show for Mencap at Villa Park, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe. After this show, Duran Duran hold a party at The Rum Runner club, where John Taylor meets with Robert Palmer and they discuss the possibility of working together. The end-result will be Power Station.
The Jacksons, including Michael Jackson, sign up notorious boxing promoter Don King to promote their upcoming Victory tour.
On their Condition Critical tour, Quiet Riot play at The Sports Arena, San Diego, California, USA.
Dire Straits' Brothers In Arms Tour plays the third of four nights at The Sporthalle, Budapest, Hungary.
On their Slippery When Wet tour, Bon Jovi play the first of two nights at McNichols Sports Arena, Denver, Colorado, USA.
Pink Floyd play at Manchester City Football Ground, Maine Road, Moss Side, Manchester, England, UK, Europe.
Neil Young And The Bluenotes play at the Sports Center, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.
Janet Jackson plays at The Joe Louis Arena, Detroit, Michigan, USA, supported by Chuckii Booker.
On her Blond Ambition tour, Madonna plays the third of five nights at The Memorial Sports Arena, Los Angeles, California, USA.
On their World Violation tour, Depeche Mode play the first of three nights at San Diego Sports Arena, San Diego, California, USA.
Bob Dylan performs at the Olympic Games closing party in Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
At a match between The Texas Rangers and The Milwaukee Brewers in Arlington, Texas, USA, country singer-songwriter Steve Wariner performs The American National Anthem. The Rangers win the game, 6-2.
The Bravery play three shows in one day by taking a helicopter from the Homelands Festival in Winchester to a Duran Duran concert in Birmingham City Football Ground before ending the day with a sold-out show at The Astoria in London, England, UK.
R.E.M. play at Lancashire County Cricket Club, Manchester, England, UK.
It is announced officially that Pink has become engaged to Motocross Champion driver Carey Hart.
Jessica Simpson and Nick Lachey sing America The Beautiful at FedEx Field, Landover, Maryland, USA, to open the fourth anniversary game of The Chicago Bears and The Washington Redskins.
LeAnn Rimes becomes the first major star to sing the US national anthem prior to the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, USA. The race is won by Mine That Bird.
Fergie of the Black Eyed Peas arrives in Miami, Florida, USA, where she is scheduled to sing happy birthday to celebrate American football legend Don Shula's 80th birthday.
Lady Gaga goes to see the San Diego Padres play the New York Mets at Citi Field, Queens, New York, USA.
Sir Cliff Richard watches Pironkova play Zvonareva in the Womens' Tennis Singles at Wimbledon, London, England, UK.
Noel Gallagher, formerly of Oasis, attends the FIFA World Cup final between Spain and Holland at Soccer City, Johannesburg, South Africa. Spain win 1-0.
Natalie Cole plays in The Papp Laszlo Budapest Sportarena, Budapest, Hungary, Europe.
Daft Punk play at Yankee Stadium, New York City, USA.
A bright red 2012 Hyundai Genesis Coupe 2.0 Turbo, autographed by Justin Bieber, sells for $40,000 on e-Bay. Proceeds of the sale will be used to fix up the skateboard park in Bieber's hometown of Stratford, Ontario, Canada.
Jessie J plays at The Sandown Park Racecourse, Surrey, England, UK, Europe.
Jay-Z and Beyonce Knowles attend the Miami Heat vs Brooklyn Nets playoff game at The Barclays Center, Brooklyn, New York City, USA.
A court in Los Angeles, California, USA, decides not to pursue felony theft charges against Justin Bieber due to lack of evidence. The young singer had been accused of snatching a woman's cellphone following a heated exchange at a miniature golf and batting cage park in Sherman Oaks.
The Strokes, HAIM, Blood Brothers, Flying Lotus, Blood Orange, Darkside, Jamie xx, Built To Spill, Earl Sweatshirt, Four Tet, The Murder City Devils and MacDeMarco play at the FYF Fest, LA Sports Arena And Exposition park, Los Angeles, California, USA.
SISTAR play in the Closing Ceremony of the 2014 Incheon Asian Games at Asiad Main Stadium in Incheon, South Korea, Asia.
On her ArtRave : The Artpop Ball tour, Lady Gaga plays at The Sportpaleis, Antwerp, Belgium, Europe.
During Katy Perry's half-time performance in The Super Bowl XLIX, at the University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale, Arizona, USA, she is upstaged by one her backing dancers who, dressed as a shark, dances so badly that he gets his own Twitter account, #leftshark, before the song has ended.
Sam Smith wins in the Solo Artist Of The Year category at The GQ Men Of The Year Awards in The Royal Opera House, London, England, UK. James Bay is presented with the Breakthrough Musician award by Ronnie Wood of The Rolling Stones. Tinie Tempah presents the Icon Award to Lionel Richie. Giorgio Moroder gets the Inspiration Award and Keith Richards wins in the Legend category. Othe music celebrities attending the event include Ronan Keating and Pixie Lott.
During the Asia / Oceania leg of their Not In This Lieftime tour, Guns N'Roses play at Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, Australia, Oceania, supported by Wolfmother. This tour features classic Guns N'Roses line-up members Axl Rose, Slash and Duff McKagan, playing together for the first time since 1993.
Lukas Graham play at The Sporthalle, Hamburg, Germany, Europe.
Ringo Starr And His All Starr Band play at Piazza Napoleone, Lucca, Italy, Europe.
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