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Singer, musician and recording artist Olli Kivisto
is born in Ahtari, Finland.
The Three Peppers
play the last night of two weeks of shows at Marty Bohn's Nut Club in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Ragtime pianist and songwriter Lewis Muir
dies. He is best-remembered for such songs as Waiting For The Robert E. Lee, Hitchy Koo and Ragtime Cowboy Joe
Mary Ann McCall
records I Cried For You, The Sky Is Crying, [What Can I Say] After I've Said I'm Sorry and Until The Real Thing Comes Along in the USA. Her band includes Gerry Mulligan
Jazz vocalist Billy Eckstine
plays the fourth night of two weeks at The Cave, Vancouver, Washington, USA.
During an extensive national tour, singing cowboy Gene Autry
plays in Bangor, Maine, USA.
Blues guitarist Otis Grand
is born in Beirut, Lebanon.
Emitt Lynn Rhodes is born in Decatur, Illinois, USA. He will find acclaim in the eraly 1970s as singer/songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and recording engineer Emitt Rhodes
plays at The Chez Paree, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Jazz drummer Crazy Chris Columbo
records Come Easy, Go Easy Sweetheart, Brown Eyes, Don't Say You Care and Benny Pennywhistle for National Records in New York City, USA.
of Little Rock, Arkansas, USA, is given his first guitar for his ninth birthday. He will become one of the most sought-after session guitarists in the music business, playing with The Monkees
, The Jackson 5
, Barbra Streisand
, Neil Diamond
, The Carpenters
, The Mamas And Papas, Ella Fitzgerald
, John Lennon
, Joe Cocker
, Simon And Garfunkel
, Whitney Houston
, Kenny Rogers
, Diana Ross
, Smokey Robinson
, Marvin Gaye
, Gladys Knight
and Stevie Wonder
, to name a few.
plays the tenth night of two weeks at The Lookout House, Covington, Kentucky, USA.
plays the eleventh night of two weeks at The Lookout House, Covington, Kentucky, USA.
Billy Eckstein plays at The Paramount Theatre, New York City, USA.
plays the first night of a week at The Copa, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
Having recovered from three months of illness, Louis Jordan
And His Orchestra begin a week at The Paramount Theatre, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
Maureen Reilette Jackson is born in Gary Indiana, USA. Although perhaps the least famous of the singing Jackson clan, she will enjoy some success as a recording artist under the name Rebbie Jackson
Jazz clarinettist George Lewis
, with trumpet player Elmer Talbert
, records Willie The Weeper, Make Me A Pallet On the Floor, Sheik Of Araby, Jerusalem Blues, 2:19 Blues and other songs in Philiberto's Music Store, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. The tracks will be released on an album entitled Jam Session
Deniece Chandler is born in Gary, Indiana, USA. She will find success as singer Deniece Williams.
Larry Fotine And His Orchestra play the first of fifteen days at Kennywood Amusement Park
, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
Gospel vocal duo Brother Porter and Brother Cook record I Know My Jesus Won't Deny Me for Columbia Records
in New York City, USA.
Bill Snyder And His Orchestra begin two weeks at The Chicago Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
plays the third of seven nights at Soldier Meyer's, Brooklyn, New York City, USA.
Jazz cellist, composer and producer David Eyges
is born in San Francisco, California, USA.
Kenneth Michael Marks is born in Detroit, Michigan, USA. he will find success as Christian pop-rock singer Kenny Marks
during the 1980s.