Friday 9 April 1965

UK single release: Ticket To Ride

The first song released to the public from The Beatles’ forthcoming Help! album was the Ticket To Ride single, released as Parlophone R 5265.

Filming: Help!

The Beatles filmed an unused scene for Help! on this day. It was set in a warehouse, and also involved Superindendent Gluck (played by Patrick Cargill), seven policemen, and a dozen gang members led by Clang (Leo McKern).