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Timothy Blair is born in New York City, USA. He will find some success as rapper Tim Dog.
Songwriting duo Burt Bacharach and Hal David arrive in London, England, UK, to work on songs for the James Bond film Casino Royale.
Aileen Nicole Coleman-Mullen is born in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA. She will find success as singer, songwriter and choreographer Nicole C. Mullen.
At The Bromel Club, Bromel Court Hotel, Bromley, Kent, England, UK, Jimi Hendrix is interviewed by Richard Green of Record Mirror. In the audience is Bill Wyman, bassist of The Rolling Stones.
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Cat Stevens takes a break from recording his first album in London to perform live on BBC radio show Saturday Club.
The Beatles add sound-effects and scat harmonies to their songPenny Lane at Studio Three, Abbey Road, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Grateful Dead, Junior Wells' Chicago Blues Band, and The Doors play the second of three nights at The Fillmore Auditorium, San Francisco, California, USA.
Big Brother and the Holding Company play the first of six nights at The Matrix, San Francisco, California, USA.
Big Brother And The Holding Company play the first of three nights at the Soul City Club, Dallas, Texas, USA.
Carol Channing opens in Hello Dolly at Penn Theatre in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. The show will run for four weeks.
Record producer Phil Spector signs a certificate entitling him to 4,788 shares in the company Phil Spector Productions.
The Cannonball Adderley Quintet, The Wes Montgomery Quartette and The Young-Holt Trio play the last of four nights during The Spring Jazz Festival at Leo's Casino, Euclid Quad Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
The Zombies play at The Nile Club, Manila, Philippines, Asia.
The Beatles overdub vocals onto the song Getting Better in EMI Studio 2, Abbey Road, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Grateful Dead, The Charles Lloyd Quartet and The Mystery Trend play during a six-night engagement at The Rock Garden, San Francisco, California, USA.
The Byrds and Moby Grape play at The Fillmore, San Francisco, California, USA.
The Beatles undertake the final snippet of recording for Sgt Pepper's Lonely Heart's Club Band – strange noises, gibberish and a high-pitched whistle – to be used in the run-out groove of the second side of the album.
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Julian Covey And The Machine play at The RamJam Club, Brixton Road, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Blues Project, Sons Of Adam and Quicksilver Messenger Service play the first of two nights at The Laugh Cure Dance And Concert, in the Avalon Ballroom, San Francisco, California, USA.
Phil Selway, drummer of Radiohead, is born in Hemingford Grey, Cambridgeshire, UK
Quicksilver Messenger Service play at the Fillmore Auditorium, San Francisco, California, USA.
Roadie Neville Chesters joins the Jimi Hendrix Experience crew. In the evening, Jimi Hendrix Experience play at The Saville Theatre, London, England, UK, with The Denny Laine Electric String Band, The Chiffons and Procol Harum. Later, Hendrix goes to see The Turtles at The Speakeasy. Paul McCartney and George Harrison of The Beatles attend the show and the post-gig party is held at McCartney's home.
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The Thirteenth Floor Elevators and The Charlatans play the last of four nights in the Avalon Ballroom, San Francisco, California, USA.
The Shadows play at Villa Marina, Isle Of Man, UK.
Quicksilver Messenger Service, Mount Rushmore, The Salvation Army Banned, Mother Earth and The Dossier play during the opening weekend of The Straight Theater, San Francisco, California, USA.
The Yardbirds play the last of three nights at The Fillmore Auditorium, San Francisco, California, USA.
The Free Spirits [including guitar virtuoso Larry Coryell] play the third of five nights at The Ambassador Theater, Washington DC, USA.
Frank Zappa releases his first version of the album Lumpy Gravy on Capitol Records in the USA.
Lulu plays on the BBC tv show Whistle Stop in the UK. The show is hosted by Roger Whittaker.
Thelonious Monk plays the fourth of fourteen nights at The Colonial Tavern, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The Troggs come to the end of a three-week tour of Swedish Folk Parks.
Country Joe And The Fish play the last of five nights at the Jabberwock, Berkeley, California, USA.
The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band plays the fifth of thirteen nights at Doug Weston's Troubadour Club, Santa Monica Boulevard, Los Angeles, California, USA. Also on the bill is The Sunshine Company.
Starting around midnight, The Beatles work until the early hours of the morning in EMI Studio 2, Abbey Road, London, UK, mixing I Am The Walrus. They also do further work on Your Mother Should Know. Both tracks will appear on their EP, Magical Mystery Tour, and in its accompanying tv special.
Eric Burdon And The New Animals play at the Oakland Auditorium, Oakland, California, USA.
Eric Burdon And The Animals play the last of three nights at Fillmore Auditorium, San Francisco, California, USA.
Mandala play the last of three nights at The Cheetah, 1 Navy Street, Santa Monica, California, USA.
John Mayall's Bluesbreakers record a live session for BBC Radio show Top Gear in London, UK. John Peel deejays the event.
The Soul Explosion Tour, featuring such Stax/Atlantic recording stars as Sam And Dave, Otis Redding, Eddie Floyd, Carla Thomas and Booker T And The MGs plays at the City Hall, Sheffield, UK.
The Flock play at The New Place, near Algonquin, Illinois, USA.
The Buffalo Springfield, The Four Seasons, Neil Diamond, Smokey Robinson And The Miracles, Aretha Franklin, The Cake and others appear in a live ABC-tv special, Popendipity, broadcast from The Warwick Musical Theater in Providence, Rhode Island, USA.
Woman, Woman, the debut single by The Union Gap featuring Gary Puckett, enters the Billboard US Top 40 singles chart, where it will peak at No4 during a fifteen week run.
Moby Grape play the second of three nights at the 2nd Fret, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
The Electric Prunes play at Leyton Baths, London, England, UK, Europe, and also at The Lotus Club, Forest Gate.
Mad River play at the Straight Theatre, San Francisco, California, USA, supported by the Santana Blues Band and Puppy Farm.
The Move and The Electric Prunes play at the Tivolis Koncertsal, Copenhagen, Denmark.
The Zombies play at The Assembly Hall, Worthing, UK.
Mad River play at The Steppenwolf, Berkeley, California, USA.
Rockin' Robin Roberts, leader of Tacoma, Washington, USA, band The Wailers, dies in a car crash.
San Francisco hippy rock pioneers The Grateful Dead play the first of two nights at Palm Gardens, New York City, USA.
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