Met for the first time when John performed on a makeshift stage with the Quarrymen (former name of the Beatles) at St Peter’s Church village fete in Woolton.
Played at the Indra in Hamburg
“The Cavern was dark, smelly, sweaty, but had the greatest atmosphere for music in Liverpool - every night was party night at the Cavern. Great fun and all the bands loved it.”
The Beatles would eventually play there 292 times.
They release their first single, Love Me Do. It only reaches #17 in the charts but introduces The Beatles to a national audience.
73 million Americans tune in to watch - a record at the time.
The Beatles play on the rooftop of Apple Corp's headquarters in London. The performance is cut short by the police following complaints about the noise.
This album contained some of the most acclaimedand beautiful songs by the Beatles.