On this day The Beatles’ 59th evening show at the Cavern Club took place. They topped a bill which also featured Gerry and the Pacemakers, and Clay Ellis and the Raiders.
Overall this was The Beatles’ 152nd appearance at the underground Mathew Street venue, including their lunchtime shows.
The precise number of the group’s Cavern performances is not known, although they played at least 155 lunchtime and 125 evening shows between 9 February 1961 and 3 August 1963.
Last updated: 8 October 2012
Also on this day...
- 2015: Ringo Starr live: Pala Casino, Pala, California
- 1965: Filming: Help!, Austria
- 1963: Live: Gaumont Cinema, Wolverhampton
- 1963: Editing, mixing: From Me To You
- 1961: Live: Cavern Club, Liverpool (lunchtime)
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