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Jul 29
1960

Richard Simon, co-founder of the Simon And Schuster Publishing Company, dies in New York City, USA. His daughter, Carly Simon, will go on to find massive success as a 70s singer-songwriter. (1960)

Jul 29
1960

Frank Sinatra plays the eighth of ten nights at The 500 Club, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA. (1960)

Jul 29
1960

When The Limeliters play at The Ash Grove, Los Angeles, California, USA, the show is recorded and released as the LP The Limeliters Tonight - In Person. Backing them on guitar is Roger McGuinn, who will later form TheByrds. (1960)

Jul 29
1960

Marv Johnson, The Miracles and Barrett Strong begin a week of shows at The The Howard Theater, Washington, DC, USA. (1960)

Jul 29
1960

Conway Twitty plays the first of two days at The Steel Pier, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA. (1960)

Jul 29
1960

Bobby Darin plays the twenty-second night in a month long engagement at The Sahara Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada,USA, opening for comedian George Burns. (1960)

Jul 29
1960

The Stan Getz Quartet plays live in Stockholm, Sweden, Europe. (1960)

Jul 29
1960

Cliff Richard approves the plot for his third movie, which is to be an adaptation of the novel Hide My Eyes by Margery Allingham. (1960)

Jul 29
1960

The Stan Getz Quartet plays live in Stockholm, Sweden. (1960)

Jul 29
1960

Ray Charles plays the third night in a week of shows at The Cloisters Hotel, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA. (1960)

Jul 29
1960

The Coasters, with producers Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller, record Thumbin' A Ride and Dog Face, for Atlantic Records. (1960)