This was The Beatles’ 23rd of 48 consecutive nights performing at the Indra Club in Hamburg, Germany.
They were contracted to perform for four and a half hours each weekday night, from 8-9.30pm, 10-11pm, 11.30pm-12.30am and 1-2am.
They also had to play for six hours on Saturdays, from 7-8.30pm, 9-10pm, 10.30-11.30pm, 12-1am, and 1.30-3am. Sunday hours were 5-6pm, 6.30-7.30pm, 8-9pm, 9.30-10.30pm, 11-12 midnight and 12.30-1.30am.
Also on this day...
- 2018: Ringo Starr live at BMO Harris Pavilion, Milwaukee, USA
- 2012: Paul McCartney performs at Africa Express show in London
- 2012: Paul McCartney is awarded French Legion of Honour
- 1969: John Lennon, Paul McCartney and George Harrison meet to discuss their future
- 1967: Recording, mixing: Flying
- 1964: Live: Forum, Montreal, Canada
- 1963: Live: ABC Theatre, Blackpool
- 1962: Live: Majestic Ballroom, Birkenhead
- 1962: Live: YMCA, Birkenhead
- 1961: Live: St John’s Hall, Liverpool
Want more? Visit the Beatles history section.