Today in Beatle History
Sun, February 19th, 2017
Sun, February 19th, 1961  The Beatles perform at the Casbah Coffee Club, West Derby, Liverpool.
Mon, February 19th, 1962  The Beatles perform at the Cavern Club - a lunchtime show.
Tue, February 19th, 1963  The Beatles perform a night show at the Cavern Club, Liverpool. The supporting act is Lee Curtis & the All-Stars, the group for which Pete Best is drummer. This is the last time that any of The Beatles will see Pete Best in person.
Fri, February 19th, 1965  The Beatles in the recording studio (Studio Two, EMI Studios, London). John's song "You're Going To Lose That Girl" is recorded in one day (two basic takes plus overdubs). An unsuccessful attempt is made on March 30 to improve the song, and the track completed this day is the one released on the "Help!' album.
Sun, February 19th, 1978  Broadcast on US television of a special about The Beatles, titled "All You Need Is Love".