- 1947 1st performance of Hector Villa-Lobos' "Bachianas Brasilieras No 8"
- 1965 Beatles release their 5th UK album - "Help!", from the film soundtrack
1970 "Festival for Peace" concert held at Shea Stadium, NYC to mark 25th anniversary of Hiroshima bombing; performers include Janis Joplin, Paul Simon, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Steppenwolf, Miles Davis, Johnny Winter, Herbie Hancock, Dionne Warwick, John Sebastian, The Rascals, and the Broadway cast of "Hair"
1989 Revival of musical revue "Oh! Calcutta!" closes at Edison Theater, NYC, after 5959 performances: Broadway’s longest-running musical revue
- 2012 "Cruise" single released by Florida Georgia Line (Billboard Song of the Year 2013)