Carole King was born.
The Ravens hits #5 on the R&B chart and #24 on the pop chart with "Write Me A Letter."
The Turbans hit #33 with "When You Dance".
Jackie Wilson hits #1 on the R&B chart and #7 on the pop chart with "Lonely Teardrops." The single is released on Brunswisk Records.
The Beatles make their first appearance on 'The Ed Sullivan Show'.
Everyday People (Sly & the Family Stone) was a hit.
Art Garfunkel hits #38 with "I Shall Sing".
Love Unlimited Orchestra hits #1 with "Love's Theme".
You're No Good (Linda Ronstadt) was a hit.
Orchestral Manoeuvres In the Dark hits #67 in the UK with "Red Frame/White Light".
Bill Haley died in Harlingen, TX.
How Will I Know (Bon Jovi) was a hit.
C&C Music Factory featuring Freedom Williams hits #1 US with "Gonna Make Sweat".