Pattie Harrison celebrates her 24th birthday in India

George Harrison’s wife Pattie celebrated her 24th birthday on this day in Rishikesh, India.

George and Pattie Harrison on her 24th birthday, India, 17 March 1968

A number of photographs from this day were published in April 1968 in an edition of British music magazine Disc And Music Echo. They included Pattie being given her birthday cake, The Beatles with local entertainer Shah Jahan and flautist friend Paul Horn, George Harrison checking a yogi’s pulse, and Paul McCartney playing a tamboura.

Last updated: 4 August 2012
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