Beatles history
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Today in Beatles history
1944 - Peter Asher is born. [22 June 1944?]
1961 - Performance at Holyoake Hall in Wavertree, Liverpool.
1963 - US LP release: `Introducing The Beatles'.
Introducing the Beatles (US album)
1963 - Beatles' English tour begins, with Gerry and the Pacemakers and Tommy Quickly, at Weston-Super-Mare, Odeon Cinema. Tommy Quickly's debut on stage. Photographer Dezo Hoffmann present.
1964 - `A Hard Day's Night' single number 1, 2nd week (UK New Musical Express chart). `With The Beatles', 35th week in the Top 30 (UK New Musical Express chart).
1966 - Brian, suffering from glandular fever, cancels a trip to the USA planned for the weekend of 23-24 July.
1966 - Photographer Michael Cooper opens his studio at Chelsea Manor Studios, London.
1967 - John and Julian fly from the Heathrow Airport for a holiday in Greece.
1968 - Studio 1. 7.00pm-1.40am. Recording: `Don't Pass Me By' (edit pieces takes 1-4); `Good Night' (takes 23-34, overdub onto take 34). Producer: George Martin; Engineer: Ken Scott; 2nd Engineer: Richard Lush. Recording of intro for `Don't Pass Me By' and of `A Beginning'. 7.00-10.30pm. Recording: `Good Night' (orchestra). 10.30-11.50pm. Recording: `Good Night' (choir). 11.50pm-1.40am. Recording: `Good Night' (lead vocal).
1969 - Studio 3. 2.30-9.30pm. Recording: `Oh! Darling' (overdub onto take 26); `Come Together' (overdub onto take 9). Producer: George Martin; Engineer: Geoff Emerick/Phil McDonald; 2nd Engineer: John Kurlander. Recording of lead vocal trial for `Oh! Darling'.
1978 - Sweet Silence Studio, Copenhagen, Denmark. Recording: `On The Rebound'; `She's So In Love'. Producer: Russ Ballard; Engineer: David De Vore. Orchestra overdub.
1983 - Studio 2. Show `The Beatles At Abbey Road' (3 times).
2001 - `Beatles 1' 36th and last week in chart, down from number 52 to number 67.
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