The Beatles travelled to Bristol on this day for an appearance on the ITV television show Discs A Gogo.
It was filmed in the TWW (Television Wales and West) Television Centre on Bath Road, Bristol. Discs A Gogo was a weekly pop music show broadcast live.
This was The Beatles’ only appearance on the show, which was broadcast from 7-7.30pm. They mimed to ‘Love Me Do’.
Also on this day...
- 2009: Paul McCartney live at O2 World, Berlin
- 1969: George Harrison live at Town Hall, Birmingham with Delaney & Bonnie
- 1969: Television: 24 Hours: The World Of John And Yoko – day two
- 1965: The Beatles’ final UK tour begins in Glasgow
- 1965: UK album release: Rubber Soul
- 1965: UK single release: We Can Work It Out/Day Tripper
- 1963: Live: Guildhall, Portsmouth
- 1961: Live: Casbah Coffee Club, Liverpool
- 1938: Julia Stanley marries Alfred Lennon
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