|1959, US singer Johnnie Ray was released on bail after spending the night in jail charged with accosting and soliciting.|
|1961, Blues singer Howlin Wolf arrived in London for his first UK tour.|
|1964, The first commercial radio station in the UK, Radio Manx based on The Isle of Man started broadcasting.|
|1964, The Who appeared at The Marquee Club, London, England.|
1966, The Beatles get together for the first time since their return from the summer tour of the United States, ready to record a new album. The first song selected for recording is John's 'Strawberry Fields Forever', which will end up, not on the album, but on The Beatles' next single. This day's session is devoted entirely to 'Strawberry Fields Forever.'