The Beatles starred in their film feature-length film, A Hard Day’s Night, which was released (in the U.S.) on this day in 1964.
The Beatles made their first appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show–on this day, in 1964.
It was watched by 73 million viewers.
“I Want to Hold Your Hand” became the first #1 hit for The Beatles–on this this day, in 1964.
Introducing… The Beatles was released, in the U.S., on this day in 1964.
A long overdue congratulations to my favorite band of all-time:
Jeff Lynne’s ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA.
They have been the music of my childhood and into adulthood–and I still love them.
Arguably (though not really), the seeds of the most important band in music history–The Beatles–were planted, as John Lennon & Paul McCartney meet for the first time.