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Jul 28
1950

Duke Ellington And His Orchestra play at Geneva?s Club 86, New York City, USA. (1950)

Jul 28
1950

Larry Fotine And His Orchestra play the first of a week of shows at Coney Island Amusement Park, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA. (1950)

Jul 28
1951

Folk quartet The Weavers continue their a month-long residency at Cafe Society, Greenwich Village, New York City, USA. The group includes Pete Seeger. (1951)

Jul 28
1951

Come on-a My House by Rosemary Clooney reaches No1 in the Billboard singles charts in the USA. (1951)

Jul 28
1951

The Cole Porter stage musical Kiss Me Kate, closes at Shubert Theatre on Broadway, New York City, USA, after a total of 1077 performances. (1951)

Jul 28
1955

Elvis Presley causes a near riot when he plays the first of two nights in the Baseball Stadium, Jacksonville, Florida. (1955)

Jul 28
1956

The Blues Jubilee at the Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA, features Fats Domino, Clyde McPhatter, The Coasters, The Six Teens, The Teen Queens, The Turks and Oscar McLollie. (1956)

Jul 28
1956

Walk Hand In Hand by Ronnie Carroll enters the Popular Singles Chart in the UK, at No19. It will peak at No13 during an eight-week run on the chart. (1956)

Jul 28
1958

Joy Beverly of British singing trio The Beverley Sisers, marries footballer Billy Wright at Poole Register Office, Poole, UK. (1958)

Jul 28
1958

Johnny Duncan And The Blue Grass Boys plus Billie Anthony play at The Empire, Newcastle, UK. (1958)

Jul 28
1959

The Brothers Four record Greenfields in New York City, USA. It will peak at No2 in the Billboard singles chart. (1959)

Jul 28
1959

Count Basie and His Orchestra, with Billy Eckstein on vocals, record Piano Man and Little Mama in New York City, USA, for Roulette Records. (1959)

Jul 28
1959

Thelonious Monk, Art Blakey and other jazz notables are in Nola Studios, New York City, USA, recording soundtrack music for the film Les Liaisons Dangereuses. (1959)

Jul 28
1959

Tommy Sands plays at the Moonlight Gardens, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA. (1959)