Dr. Hook & The Medicine Show member Ray Sawyer was born on this day.
Richard Williams (Kansas) was born on this day.
The Rock and Roll Ice Revue opened at the Roxy Theater in New York City.
Neil Young, at age 17, performed his first professional date at a country club in Winnipeg.
The governor of Indiana declared that the song 'Louie Louie' by the Kingsmen was pornographic. He requested that the state's radio stations not play the song.
The Beatles reached #1 in the US for the first time with 'I Want to Hold Your Hand'.
Joni Mitchell made her Carnegie Hall debut.
'Sonny and Cher' resumed on TV despite a real life divorce.
The film 'Genesis in Concert' premiered in London.
Glenn Frey (Eagles) appeared on an episode of 'Miami Vice' on NBC-TV.