The Beatles gave their 79th lunchtime performance at Liverpool's Cavern Club on this day.
The group's lunchtime shows typically lasted from 12-2pm. This was their 125th known performance overall at the soon-to-be-famous cellar venue on Mathew Street in Liverpool's city centre, including evening appearances.
Also on this day...
- 2009: Stella McCartney creates Beatles t-shirt for Red Nose Day 2009
- 1970: Ringo Starr meets Elvis Presley
- 1969: The Beatles’ rooftop concert (Apple building)
- 1967: Mixing: A Day In The Life
- 1967: Filming: Strawberry Fields Forever
- 1964: Live: Olympia Theatre, Paris
- 1964: US single release: Please Please Me
- 1963: Live: Cavern Club, Liverpool (lunchtime)
- 1961: Live: Lathom Hall, Liverpool
Want more? Visit the Beatles history section.