|1955, The song that changed popular music history 'Rock Around The Clock' by Bill Haley & His Comets went to No.1 on the UK singles chart. The song was used under the opening credits of the film Blackboard Jungle. The song entered the charts a further six times until 1974.|
|1955, Bo Diddley appeared on US The Ed Sullivan Show television show. The show had requested that he sang his version of 'Sixteen Tons', but, when he appeared on stage, he sang his own song 'Bo Diddley' resulting in him being banned from further appearances on the show.|
|1961, Bob Dylan started recording his debut album over two days at Columbia Recording Studios in New York City|
|1963, During a UK tour The Beatles performed two shows at the ABC Cinema in Manchester.|
1965, The Supremes had their sixth US No.1 single with 'I Hear A Symphony' it peaked at No.39 in the UK.