Beatles history
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Today in Beatles history
1960 - Arrival in Hamburg. Evening: First performance at the Indra Club, 64 Grosse Freiheit, Hamburg, Germany.
1961 - Performance at St. John's Hall, Tuebrook, Liverpool. The Beatles provide backup for Johnny Gustafson.
1962 - Performance at the Cavern. Last with Pete Best.
1963 - `Please Please Me' LP number 1, 15th week (UK Record Retailer chart).
1963 - Concert at the Odeon, Llandudno, with Tommy Quickly, and Billy J. Kramer with the Dakotas.
1964 - US single release: `It's For You', by Cilla Black.
1965 - Concert at the Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto, Canada.

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1966 - Afternoon. Concert at the Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto, Canada. 15,000 people attend. Evening. Concert at the Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto, Canada. 18,000 people attend.
1966 - In Toronto, Lennon states his support to the American who go to Canada rather than being sent to Vietnam.
1966 - `Yellow Submarine', 2nd week in the Top 10 (UK New Musical Express chart). `Eleanor Rigby' number 1, 1st week, 2nd week in the Top 10 (UK New Musical Express chart).
1967 - Brian writes a letter to Derek Taylor, then in California, about his next (never materialised) trip to New York.
1968 - George leaves England, starting a 5-day trip to Greece.
1971 - Great Hall, Alexandra Palace, London. `Art Spectrum', modern art exhibition. 5 films of John and Yoko are screened: `Cold Turkey', `The Ballad Of John And Yoko', `Give Peace A Chance', `Instant Karma!', `Up Your Legs Forever'.
1972 - Wings concert in Rotterdam.
1983 - Studio 2. Show `The Beatles At Abbey Road' (3 times).
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