|1956, Elvis Presley made his second appearance on US TV's The Ed Sullivan Show,|
|1957, After a show at the Pan Pacific Auditorium in Los Angeles, local police told Elvis Presley that he was not allowed to wiggle his hips onstage, the local press also ran headlines saying Elvis would have to clean up his act. The next night, the Los Angeles Vice Squad filmed his entire concert, to study his performance.|
|1958, Buddy Holly appeared on Dick Clark's American Bandstand, where he lip-synched 'It's So Easy' and 'Heartbeat'. It would be Holly's last major TV appearance.|
|1961, Raymond Jones went into Liverpool's NEMS Record store trying to buy Beatles records that had been released in Germany. Shop manager Brian Epstein promises to investigate further.|
|1962, The Beatles played at the Empire in Liverpool, their first gig at Liverpool's top theatre. Eight acts were on the bill including Little Richard, Craig Douglas, Jet Harris and Kenny Lynch & Sounds Incorporated.|
1964, The first of two nights billed as the 'Tami Show' took place at the Civic Auditorium, Santa Monica with; Smokey Robinson & The Miracles, The Beach Boys, Chuck Berry, Marvin Gaye, The Supremes and The Rolling Stones.
1967, 'Diana Ross and the Supremes Greatest Hits' started a five-week run at No.1 on the US album chart.
1972, The United States Council for World Affairs announced it was adopting The Who song 'Join Together' as it's official theme tune.