|1958, Lord Rockinghams XI were at No.1 on the UK singles chart with 'Hoot's Mon', (based on the traditional Scottish folk song 'One Hundred Pipers'). Lord Rockingham's XI were the house band on the UK Jack Good TV show 'Oh Boy.'|
|1961, The Everly Brothers started active service for the 8th Battalion Marine Corps Reserves, working as artillerymen.|
1965, Harrods department store in London closed to the public so The Beatles could do their Christmas shopping.