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And The Hurricanes (with Ringo Starr
on drums), The Cassanovas Big Three and Tommy And His Metronomes play at Countryside Hepland, Mersey View Jive Hive, Frodsham, Cheshire, England, UK, Europe.
Derry And The Seniors,
play two shows in one day, one at The Tower Ballroom, Wallasey, and the other at St. John's Hall, Bootle, England, UK, Europe.
are playing at The Star Club, Hamburg, Germany, during a seven week residency.
are heard performing pre-recorded live versions of the songs Misery, Do You Want To Know A Secret and Please Please Me
on BBC Radio show On The Scene. Also featured on the show are Mark Wynter, Mike Berry
, Shane Fenton and The Les Reed Combo. The show is hosted by Craig Douglas.
release their latest single, I Want To Hold Your Hand b/w Hold Me Tight, on Odeon Records in France, Europe.
release a jukebox
version of their single Twist And Shout / Misery on Parlophon Records in Italy, Europe.
are interviewed for the tv show Roundup Review at the Theatre Royal, Glasgow, Scotland, UK, Europe.
, Mary Wells, Tommy Quickly
, and Sounds Incorporated
UK tour plays at the ABC Cinema, Ardwick, Manchester. During the afternoon, however, The Beatles
slip in a tv recording session at Studio 4, Granada TV Centre, also in Manchester, for the show Scene At 6.30.
The Times of London reports that the recent issue of shares in The Beatles
' publishing company Northern Songs
has been the "flop sans pareil" of the year. Having been issued at 7s 9d they are now languishing at 6s 6d.
In Port Moresby, New Guinea, government official Richard Pape returns his Military Medal to Her Majesty The Queen in protest against the award of MBEs to The Beatles
'Another Beatles Christmas Show', starring The Beatles
, opens at Hammersmith Odeon
, London, England, UK. It runs until 16 January, with support acts including Freddie And The Dreamers
, The Yardbirds
, Elkie Brooks
, Sounds Incorporated
, The Mike Cotton
Sound and Jimmy Savile
record sound effects to add to the song Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band in EMI Studio 2, Abbey Road
, London, England, UK, Europe.
Bill Collins, manager of The Iveys
, meets The Beatles
' road manager, Mal Evans, and is invited to a Beatles' recording session for Within You, Without You in Abbey Road
, London, England, UK, Europe. Collins talks to Paul during the session, and Paul expresses an interest in hearing The Iveys
Hello Goodbye by The Beatles
reaches No1 in the German pop singles chart.
announces that her engagement to Paul McCartney
of The Beatles
has ended. What she does not mention is that she had found McCartney in bed with another woman, Francie Schwartz, when she returned to his house in Cavendish Avenue, London, England, UK, Europe, unexpectedly.
During an appearance on the BBC tv chat show Dee Time
are in Trident Studios, London, England, UK, Europe, working on overdubs to the songs Savoy Truffle
and Honey Pie.
, a showbiz lawyer who worked for The Beatles
and others, is found hanged in his garage
in Brighton, England, UK, Europe. Although his death appeared, superficially, to have been suicide, it was widely thought that his death might have been ordered by notorious London gangsters The Kray Twins.
It is reported that The Beatles
' press officer, Derek Taylor
, has announced that the group's next album will be recorded live, possibly at The Cavern Club
in Liverpool or at London's Roundhouse. In the event, this will not happen. Indeed, the group is already workin on the Let It Be album.
's debut solo album, McCartney
, begins a three-week run at No.1 on the Billboard
albums chart in the USA. The entire album is performed solo by McCartney with the exception of vocal contributions by Linda McCartney.
Queen Elizabeth of England officially opens The Beatles
Maze at the International Garden Festival, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe.
The George Harrison
-backed movie, A Private Function, has its UK provincial premiere in Leeds, England, UK, Europe.