John and Yoko marriage took place on March 20, 1969 at The Rock Hotel in Gibraltar. Knowing that it would be a huge press event, the couple decided to use the publicity to promote world peace.
A new movie clip for the song Yellow Submarine was released in 2004 that included some scenes from the Beatles’ holiday mixed with some sequences from the animation movie.
It’s the 50th anniversary of The Beatles Please Please Me album release (March 22th 1963). The album contained the “A” and “B” sides of their first two singles, plus 10 new songs all recorded in one session at Abbey Road on Monday, February 11th 1963.
The Beatles made three promo films for “Hello Goodbye”: 1) Wearing the Sgt. Pepper outfits 2) Wearing their own (mod) clothing 3) The Beatles goofing around
On the bus to school, he met Paul McCartney, who later became a member the Quarrymen and introduced him to John Lennon.
In March 1958, Harrison auditioned for the Quarrymen playing “Guitar Boogie Shuffle”. Lennon felt that Harrison, then 14, was too young to join the band.
The Beatles performed Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” on 28th April 1964 for a TV special in honour of Sheakespeare’s 400th birthday during the show ‘Around the Beatles’.
John Lennon, Paul McCartney and George Harrison also mimed a trumpet fanfare at the start of the show, before Ringo Starr appeared with a flag to set off a cannon ball.