The Beatles topped a four-act bill at the annual bank holiday Urmston Show, held in Abbotsfield Park in Urmston, Lancashire.
They performed in a marquee in the park. Also on the bill were The Dennisons and Brian Poole And The Tremeloes, and the compère was disc jockey David Hamilton.
Also on this day...
- 2014: Paul McCartney live at Washington-Grizzly Stadium, Missoula, Montana
- 2010: Apple Records announces best-of compilation and bonus material
- 2009: Paul McCartney live at Fenway Park, Boston
- 1969: Recording: You Never Give Me Your Money, Because, The End
- 1967: George Harrison attends an Alla Rakha recording session
- 1966: UK album release: Revolver
- 1966: UK single release: Eleanor Rigby/Yellow Submarine
- 1962: Live: Cavern Club, Liverpool (evening)
- 1961: Live: Cavern Club, Liverpool (evening)
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