Today in Beatle History
Sat, December 20th, 2014
Sat, December 20th, 1958  The Quarry Men (John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Colin Hanton, and maybe also John "Duff" Lowe) perform (for free) at the wedding reception for Harry Harrison, George's brother (Upton Green, Speke, Liverpool).
Wed, December 20th, 1961  The Beatles perform at the Cavern Club - a night show.
Thu, December 20th, 1962  The Beatles perform at the Star-Club, Hamburg, West Germany.
Fri, December 20th, 1963  The "New Musical Express" 12th International Popularity Poll lists The Beatles as the #1 group. "She Loves You" was voted record of the year.
Tue, December 20th, 1966  The Beatles in the recording studio (Studio Two, EMI Studios, London). Recording backing vocals for "When I'm Sixty-Four".
Tue, December 20th, 1966  The Be
Fri, December 20th, 1968  Release of The Beatles' sixth Christmas record, "The Beatles' 1968 Christmas Record", sent to fan club members in the UK and the US. Includes the song "Nowhere Man" sung by Tiny Tim.