Today in Beatle History
Mon, July 25th, 2016
Tue, July 25th, 1961  The Beatles perform at the Cavern Club at lunchtime and then again at night.
Wed, July 25th, 1962  The Beatles perform at the Cavern Club at lunchtime; at night they perform again at the Cavern Club, and then they appear at the Cabaret Club, Liverpool. The Cabaret Club booking is Brian Epstein's attempt to get The Beatles into the cabaret circuit, but it is a miserable failure--there is almost no response from the audience.
Thu, July 25th, 1963  The Beatles perform at the Odeon Cinema in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset.
Sat, July 25th, 1964  The Beatles' album "A Hard Day's Night" is #1 in the US.
Sat, July 25th, 1964  The Beatles' single "A Hard Day's Night" is #1 in the UK.
Sun, July 25th, 1965  The Beatles' single "Help!" reaches #1 in the UK charts.
Thu, July 25th, 1968  The Beatles in the recording studio (Studio Two, EMI Studios, London). Recording initial takes of "While My Guitar Gently Weeps". "The Beatles Anthology 3" includes the one numbered take from this session, which includes an extra verse not on the 'White Album' version (Disc one, Track 16).