|1949, Fats Domino recorded his first tracks for Imperial Records. One of those songs was called 'The Fat Man', which later became his nickname.|
|1959, The four male members of The Platters were acquitted of charges of aiding and abetting prostitution, lewdness and assignation after an incident on August 10th in Cincinnati. Despite the outcome of the trial, the scandal would severely damage the group's career.|
|1961, James Brown, The Famous Flames, Sugar Pie DeSanto and The Brownies all appeared at The Evergreen Ballroom, Lacey, Washington.|
|1961, The film 'The Young Ones', featuring Cliff Richard premiered in London.|
|1961, The Beatles appeared at Hambleton Hall, Huyton in Liverpool after returning to Liverpool from their first live performances in south England and London. The Beatles arrived so late for their appearance in Huyton that they only had time to play for 15 minutes. The promoters, having to pay The Beatles their full £15 were very unhappy.|
|1964, The Beatles had their sixth UK No.1 single with 'I Feel Fine', also a US No.1.|
|1965, Bob Dylan appeared at the Community Concourse, San Diego, California.|
1966, The Beach Boys went to No.1 on the US singles chart with 'Good Vibrations', the group's third US No.1. Also No.1 in the UK.