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And His Orchestra play for a private party at the Ambassador Hotel, Los Angeles, California, USA. They also play at Lincoln Park Roller Rink, Los Angeles.
Aspiring baseball star Jim Reeves
scores a win pitching for the Henderson Oilers of Henderson, Texas, USA, but an injury makes it the final game of his baseball career.
And His Orchestra, with vocalist Marilyn King, play at the UCLA Collegiate Clash dance in The Racquet Club, Santa Monica, California, USA.
Pioneering steel guitar player
is playing at Detroit Athletic Club, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
UK music weekly the NME
(New Musical Express) reports that jazz vocalist and bandleader Ray Ellington
has won £75,000 on the football pools and has invested the money in a block of flats in London.
is on location in Idyllwild, California, USA, film scenes for his upcoming movie Kid Galahad.
is filming scenes for his tenth movie Kid Galahad
in Culver Studios, Culver City, Los Angeles, California, USA.
plays the second of three days at Kiwanis Football Stadium, Chatham, Ontario, Canada.
play in Stafford Rugby Club, Stafford, England, UK.
play at Seven Sisters Rugby Club, Swansea, South Wales, UK. The group will find greater success after changing its name to Badfinger
And The Big Sound play at The Athletic Club, Newport, Wales, UK, Europe.
The Penny Peeps play at Nottingham Boat Club, Nottingham, England, UK, Europe.
The Jacksons, including Michael Jackson
, sign up notorious boxing promoter Don King to promote their upcoming Victory tour.
Chairman/rock star Elton John
sells Watford Football Club to media tycoon Robert Maxwell for £2m.
play the second of four (non-consecutive) nights at Sport Palais Ahoy, Rotterdam, Netherlands, Europe.
World In Motion by New Order
enters the UK singles chart, where it will peak at No1.
R'n'b star Champion Jack Dupree dies of cancer in Hanover, Germany, Europe, aged 81.
In the new edition of Seventeen Magazine, published today, Courtney Love criticises Gwen Stefani
with the comment, "Being famous is just like being in high school. But I'm not interested in being the cheerleader. I'm not interested in being Gwen Stefani
. She's the cheerleader, and I'm out in the smoker's shed." Angered by the insult, Stefani will be inspired to write her song Hollaback Girl
as a rejection of Love's criticism.
spends some of the day playing golf on a course course in Toluca Lake, California, USA.
flies out from London, UK, to South Africa where she is to perform at the FIFA World Cup Kick-Off Celebration Concert in Johannesburg.
attends an NHL hockey game
between the Minnesota Wild and the Los Angeles Kings at The Staples Center, Los Angeles, California, USA, with actor Chord Overstreet.
takes part in a basketball game at the E League Media Day for the New Era Cap company in Santa Monica, California, USA.
and Miranda Lambert
sing America, The Beautiful and Kelly Clarkson
does the American National Anthem before the Super Bowl (New York Giants vs New England Patriots) game at Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.
Country music star Brad Paisley
provides the voice for an animated version of himself on an episode of the Comedy Central tv series South Park, singing the American national anthem at a fictitious Denver Nuggets basketball game and performing I Swear with Cartman.
play at Warsteiner Hockey Park, Monchengladbach, Germany, Europe.
Record producer and electro-house musician Steve Aoki goes wake surfing during the Red Bull Guest House in Miami, Florida, USA.
Luis Adrian Cortes Ramos, a former finalist of "Idol Puerto Rico," files a $10m lawsuit
claiming that the Ricky Martin
Football World Cup song Vida was plagiarised from one of his songs, which had been entered into a competition backed by Martin.
Australian steeplechase runner Genevieve LaCaze invades the stage
during Kylie Minogue
's performance at the Commonwealth Games Closing Ceremony in Glasgow, Scotland. LaCaze manages to dance onstage for over a minute before security guards remove her. Other performers at the ceremony include Lulu, Deacon Blue
, Prides and Jessica Mauboy.
Former Spice Girls
member Geri Halliwell announces via an advertisement in The Times of London, UK, newspaper that she is engaged to be married to Formula One Team Principal, Christian Horner.
performs at halftime in an NFC Divisional round playoff game between the Arizona Cardinals and the Green Bay Packers at The University of Phoenix Stadium, Phoenix, Arizona, USA.
Fall Out Boy
) and Tre Cool (Green Day
) are among the celebrities attending The Monster Energy Supercross Celebrity Night at Angel Stadium, Anaheim, California, USA.
Pete Wentz (
The Band Perry
play at Super Bowl City, San Francisco, California, USA, as part of Super Bowl Week.
plays at The NTU Sports Center, Taipei, Taiwan, Asia.