Today in Beatle History
Sat, November 22nd, 2014
Tue, November 22nd, 1960  The Beatles perform at the Kaiserkeller Club, Grosse Freiheit, Hamburg, West Germany.
Wed, November 22nd, 1961  The Beatles perform at the Cavern Club - a night show.
Thu, November 22nd, 1962  The Beatles perform at the Majestic Ballroom in Birkenhead.
Fri, November 22nd, 1963  UK release of Beatles LP "With the Beatles" (Parlophone). The Beatles' second album. Songs: "It Won't Be Long", "All I've Got to Do", "All My Loving", "Don't Bother Me", "Little Child", "Till There Was You", "Please Mr. Postman", "Roll Over Beethoven", "Hold Me Tight", "You Really Got a Hold on Me", "I Wanna Be Your Man", "Devil in Her Heart", "Not a Second Time", and "Money". Highest chart position: #1.
Fri, November 22nd, 1963  The Beatles, on a tour of Britain, perform two shows at the Globe Cinema, Stockton-on-Tees, Durham.
Fri, November 22nd, 1968  UK release of Beatles double LP "The Beatles", also called "The White Album" (Apple). First Beatles album released on the Apple label. The Beatles' ninth album. Songs: "Back in the USSR", "Dear Prudence", "Glass Onion", "Ob-La-Di Ob-La-Da", "Wild Honey Pie", "The Continuing Story of Bungalow Bill", "While My Guitar Gently Weeps", "Happiness Is a Warm Gun", "Martha My Dear", "I'm So Tired", "Blackbird", "Piggies", "Rocky Raccoon", "Don't Pass Me By", "Why Don't We Do It in the Road?", "I Will", "Julia", "Birthday", "Yer Blues", "Mother Nature's Son", "Everybody's Got Something to Hide Except Me and My Monkey", "Sexy Sadie", "Helter Skelter", "Long Long Long", "Revolution 1", "Honey Pie", "Savoy Truffle", "Cry Baby Cry", "Revolution 9", and "Good Night". Highest chart position: #1.
Wed, November 22nd, 2000  Billboard announces that The Beatles' compilation album "1" has attained the #1 spot on its Top 200 album chart in the album's first week of release. "1" is also #1 on Billboard's "Top Internet Album Sales" chart. [Billboard magazine issue date December 2]. "1" becomes the 19th Beatles album to reach #1 in the US and the first to do so since "Anthology 3" in November 1996.