Category Archives: Press conference

John Lennon and Yoko Ono give a press conference in Aalborg, Denmark

John Lennon and Yoko Ono had flown to Aalborg in Denmark on 29 December 1969, to be with Ono's daughter Kyoko over the new year period. They stayed with Tony Cox, Ono's second husband, and his new wife Melinde. Read more »

John Lennon and Yoko Ono give a press conference in Toronto, Canada

John Lennon and Yoko Ono had flown to Toronto, Canada the previous day for the latest episode in their ongoing campaign for peace. On this day they gave a press conference at the city's Ontario Science Center. Read more »

Lennon and McCartney give interviews in New York

John Lennon and Paul McCartney held a press conference at what was then the Americana Hotel at 155 West 47th Street, New York City, to promote Apple Corps in the United States. Read more »

Press conference: Warwick Hotel, New York City

The Beatles' flight from Cincinnati to New York arrived at 3.50am on this morning. They were taken to the Warwick Hotel, where during the day they gave the first of two press conferences. Read more »

The Beatles arrive in Hong Kong

More than 1,000 fans were waiting for The Beatles at Hong Kong's Kai Tak Airport when they arrived on 8 June. They were allowed to bypass customs and immigration procedures and were swiftly taken to the President Hotel in Kowloon, where they were booked to stay on the 15th floor. Read more »