- 1963 Warner Bros. Records releases single of Allan Sherman's novelty song "Hello Muddah, Hello Fadduh (A Letter from Camp)", set to music of Amilcare Ponchielli's, "Dance of the Hours" from his 1876 opera "La Gioconda"
- 1966 South African government bans records by The Beatles
1968 100,000 attend two-day Newport Pop Festival in Costa Mesa, California; performers included Alice Cooper, Canned Heat, The Chambers Brothers, Country Joe and the Fish, Paul Butterfield Blues Band, Sonny & Cher, Steppenwolf, Tiny Tim, The Animals, Grateful Dead, Jefferson Airplane, Quicksilver Messenger Service, and The Byrds
- 1974 "Little Night Music" closes at Shubert Theater NYC after 601 performances
- 1974 "Words & Music" closes at John Golden Theater NYC after 127 performances
- 1990 "Little Night Music" opens at New York State Theater NYC for 11 performances
- 2017 Rapper Kidd Creole arrested and charged for stabbing to death a homeless man in New York City