The Beatles’ 67th lunchtime performance at Liverpool’s Cavern Club took place on this day.
The group’s lunchtime shows in the Cavern typically lasted from 12-2pm. Overall this was their 100th appearance at the Mathew Street cellar club, including their late-night shows.
Although the precise number of their Cavern performances is not known, The Beatles played at least 155 lunchtime and 125 evening shows at the Mathew Street venue between 9 February 1961 and 3 August 1963.
Also on this day...
- 2011: Paul McCartney live at Manchester Evening News Arena, Manchester
- 1964: George Harrison and Pattie Boyd return from the Bahamas
- 1962: Live: Star-Club, Hamburg
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