Friday, February 7, 2014
The Beatles In America Golden Anniversary
Exactly 50 years ago today (February 7, 2014), John, Paul, George and Ringo arrived for their first U.S. visit. MORE HERE
Fifty years ago Sunday (February 9, 2014), the Beatles made their first appearance on “The Ed Sullivan Show,” and officially kicked off Beatlemania on this side of the pond.
February 9, 1964 became one of the most memorable moments in TV history.
To mark the anniversary, the studio, which now houses the “Late Show With David Letterman,” unveiled a special marquee duplicating the one displayed at the Ed Sullivan Theater on the night the Beatles first performed. MORE HERE
A large piece of stage backdrop autographed by the Beatles during their first live U.S. concert 50 years ago is headed to auction. MORE HERE
Media Cashes In on Beatles 50th Anniversary in U.S.
50 Years of The Beatles: Ranking their Albums from 13 to 1