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The musical comedy Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, with music by Jule Styne, and starring Carol Channing, is presented at The Ziegfeld Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 740 performances.
The American-Yiddish musical revue Bagels And Yox is playing at The Holiday Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 208 performances.
During a three-year-long residency, calypsonian Lord Caresser (aka The Caresser) is playing nightly in the downstairs bar of Rockhead's club, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
Nic Potter, who will find success as bassist for Van Der Graaf Generator, is born in a former army hut in the grounds of the Beltane school, near Melksham, Wiltshire, UK.
A meeting is held at the then Nordwestdeutscher Rundfunk radio network in Germany, Europe, in connection with a tape-recorded late-night programme about electronic music broadcast on the evening of the same day. Informed via a report on this meeting, the General Manager of the station, Hanns Hartmann, gives the green light for establishment of the Studio for Electronic Music. It is the first of its kind in the world, and its history will reflect the development of electronic music in the second half of the twentieth century.