The Beatles’ fifth evening show at Liverpool’s Cavern Club took place on this date.
They headlined a bill which also included Johnny Sandon and The Searchers and the Four Jays.
The precise number of their Cavern performances is not known, although The Beatles played at least 155 lunchtime and 125 evening shows. Their final performance at the venue took place on 3 August 1963.
Also on this day...
- 2018: Paul McCartney live: Cavern Club, Liverpool
- 2011: Paul McCartney live: Bell Centre, Montreal, Canada
- 2010: Paul McCartney live: Bridgestone Arena, Nashville
- 1967: The Beatles visit a Greek island they intended to purchase
- 1967: Ringo Starr returns to England from Greece
- 1964: Live: Opera House, Blackpool
- 1963: Live: Odeon Cinema, Weston-super-Mare
- 1962: Live: Cambridge Hall, Southport
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