Beatles On This Day

bridog7bridog7 Road Warrior
edited August 2010 in The Beatles: Rock Band
Each Day Anyone can post any beatles or beatles related event that happened on this day.

Today August 22

The Beatles Played in my hometown Vancouver. (To bad I wasn't born)

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  • MostSpartan14MostSpartan14 Road Warrior
    edited August 2010
    I call Thursday the 26th because it's my birthday and also a pretty important date in Beatles history (at least I think it is).
  • gamegyro56gamegyro56 Road Warrior
    edited August 2010
    1962
    Lillian Powell trips from Liverpool to Canada.

    Filmed performance at the Cavern, for a Granada Television programme. First filmed record of the Beatles.

    1963
    It is announced that 500 000 advance orders have been received for the next British Beatles single ('She Loves You'/'I'll Get You').

    Concert at the Gaumont, Bournemouth, with Tommy Quickly and Billy J. Kramer with the Dakotas.

    1964
    Concert at the Empire Stadium, Vancouver (30 minutes). Filmed.

    'A Hard Day's Night' LP number 1, 5th week (UK Record Retailer chart).

    The 'Liverpool Echo' reports that Brian is trying to become the Searchers' manager.

    1965
    Concert at the Portland Coliseum.

    Mike Maxfield, the Dakotas' lead guitar, leaves the group.

    1966
    US Gold Record certification for 'Revolver' (1 million copies sold).

    1967
    Chappell Recording Studios. Time unknown. Recording: 'Your Mother Should Know' (takes 1-8). Producer: George Martin; Engineer: John Timperley; 2nd Engineer: John Iles.

    1968
    Studio 2. 7.00pm-4.45am. Recording: 'Back In The USSR' (takes 1-5). Tape copying: 'Baby You're A Rich Man' (of remix mono 1). Producer: George Martin; Engineer: Ken Scott; 2nd Engineer: John Smith.
    First session after Ringo left the group. Copy of 'Baby You're A Rich Man' for Martin.

    Cynthia accuses John of adultery.

    1969
    'Tittenhurst', Suningdale, Ascot, Berkshire. Last photographic session. Photographers: Ethan Russell, Monty Fresco and Mal Evans. Partially shot.
    Locations: 1) Pillars in front of the main house; 2) Main garden path; 3) Paddock of high grass; 4) John and yoko posing with donkeys; 5) cypress tree by the Diana statue; 6) Weeping blue Atlas cedar trees; 7) Atlas trees; 8) Lawn near main house; 9) Balcony; 10) Side doorway in the assembly hall; 11) Arched porches; 12) Walled path between cottages and main house; 13) Indoors; 14) Southern balcony of main house.

    1970
    'Live Peace In Toronto', 33rd and last week in the ranking (Billboard).

    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'.

    1983
    Studio 2. Show 'The Beatles At Abbey Road' (3 times).
  • bridog7bridog7 Road Warrior
    edited August 2010
    gamegyro56;3964653 said:
    Its not a game or anything. You can just post whatever that you think is interesting that happened on w/e day
  • JelfossJelfoss Opening Act
    edited August 2010
    If you have a Twitter, you should follow @FabFourFacts.
  • bridog7bridog7 Road Warrior
    edited August 2010
    On This day August 23

    John Lennon Marries Cynthia Powell

    UK Single She Loves You

    Beatles Play in Hollywood Bowl
  • BeatlesFan88BeatlesFan88 Rising Star
    edited August 2010
    gamegyro56;3964651 said:
    1962
    Lillian Powell trips from Liverpool to Canada.

    Filmed performance at the Cavern, for a Granada Television programme. First filmed record of the Beatles.

    1963
    It is announced that 500 000 advance orders have been received for the next British Beatles single ('She Loves You'/'I'll Get You').

    Concert at the Gaumont, Bournemouth, with Tommy Quickly and Billy J. Kramer with the Dakotas.

    1964
    Concert at the Empire Stadium, Vancouver (30 minutes). Filmed.

    'A Hard Day's Night' LP number 1, 5th week (UK Record Retailer chart).

    The 'Liverpool Echo' reports that Brian is trying to become the Searchers' manager.

    1965
    Concert at the Portland Coliseum.

    Mike Maxfield, the Dakotas' lead guitar, leaves the group.

    1966
    US Gold Record certification for 'Revolver' (1 million copies sold).

    1967
    Chappell Recording Studios. Time unknown. Recording: 'Your Mother Should Know' (takes 1-8). Producer: George Martin; Engineer: John Timperley; 2nd Engineer: John Iles.

    1968
    Studio 2. 7.00pm-4.45am. Recording: 'Back In The USSR' (takes 1-5). Tape copying: 'Baby You're A Rich Man' (of remix mono 1). Producer: George Martin; Engineer: Ken Scott; 2nd Engineer: John Smith.
    First session after Ringo left the group. Copy of 'Baby You're A Rich Man' for Martin.

    Cynthia accuses John of adultery.

    1969
    'Tittenhurst', Suningdale, Ascot, Berkshire. Last photographic session. Photographers: Ethan Russell, Monty Fresco and Mal Evans. Partially shot.
    Locations: 1) Pillars in front of the main house; 2) Main garden path; 3) Paddock of high grass; 4) John and yoko posing with donkeys; 5) cypress tree by the Diana statue; 6) Weeping blue Atlas cedar trees; 7) Atlas trees; 8) Lawn near main house; 9) Balcony; 10) Side doorway in the assembly hall; 11) Arched porches; 12) Walled path between cottages and main house; 13) Indoors; 14) Southern balcony of main house.

    1970
    'Live Peace In Toronto', 33rd and last week in the ranking (Billboard).

    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'.

    1983
    Studio 2. Show 'The Beatles At Abbey Road' (3 times).
    Gyro, you're no fun.
  • nascarfan19nascarfan19 Headliner
    edited August 2010
    gamegyro56;3964651 said:
    [August 22] 1968
    Cynthia accuses John of adultery.
    bridog7;3965322 said:
    On This day August 23
    John Lennon Marries Cynthia Powell
    Ha, that's funny :D

    EDIT: And THEN... (based on gamegyro's link)
    [August 23, 1968]
    Cynthia announces she has filed for divorce from John on the grounds of adultery.
    epic anniversary lol :D :D :D
  • JcFTW61JcFTW61 Rising Star
    edited August 2010
    March 1st my birthday.

    1961 Performance at Aintree Institute in Aintree, Liverpool.

    1963 Concert at the Odeon, Southport (Helen Shapiro Tour).

    1963 UK single release: `How Do You Do It', debut of Gerry and the Pacemakers.

    1963 `Please Please Me' single number 1, 2nd week (UK New Musical Express chart).

    1964 Studio 2. 10.00am-1.30pm. Recording: `I'm Happy Just To Dance With You' (takes 1-4); `Long Tall
    Sally' (take 1); `I Call Your Name' (takes 1-7). Producer: George Martin; Engineer: Norman Smith; 2nd
    Engineer: Richard Langham. Start of sessions for `Long Tall Sally' EP. 1st Sunday session.

    1966 BBC-TV transmits `The Beatles At The Shea Stadium' film.

    1967 Studio 2. 7.00pm-2.15am. Recording: `A Day In The Life' (overdub onto take 6); `Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds' (take 1-7, tape reduction take 7 into take 8). Producer: George Martin; Engineer: Geoff Emerick; 2nd Engineer: Richard Lush.

    1967 Day planned for Brian's vacation trip to Mexico.

    1968 Fans occupy the Cavern, protesting against its closing.

    1968 Ringo and Maureen return to London.

    1969 `Yellow Submarine' LP, 7th week in the Top 30 (Billboard).

    1970 Transmision, on the Ed Sullivan Show, of `Let It Be' and `Two Of Us' clips. Last time, in life of the
    group, they appear in the programme.

    1972 Extension is granted to John's visa for temporary residence in the USA.

    1972 Recording of `Some Time In New York City' begins.

    1975 John and Yoko attend the ceremony of Grammy Awards.

    1976 UK single release: `Yesterday'/`I Should Have Known Better'.

    1992 Moyzes Hall of the Slovak Philharmonic, Bratislavia. End of recording of `The Beatles Go Baroque', with Peter Breiner and his chamber orchestra. Producer: Leos Komarek; Engineer: Otto Nopp
  • MostSpartan14MostSpartan14 Road Warrior
    edited August 2010
    1968: Hey Jude/Revolution single was released in America.

    Greatest single release of all time right there.
  • bridog7bridog7 Road Warrior
    edited August 2010
    MostSpartan14;3974381 said:
    1968: Hey Jude/Revolution single was released in America.

    Greatest single release of all time right there.
    "Yes it is"
  • JoeSaintsFanJoeSaintsFan Rising Star
    edited August 2010
    MostSpartan14;3974381 said:
    1968: Hey Jude/Revolution single was released in America.

    Greatest single release of all time right there.
    dnag it beat me too it :mad::D
  • bridog7bridog7 Road Warrior
    edited August 2010
    Beatles play in Denver
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