Cavern lunch session: The Beatles.
By 12:30pm, Brian and Alistair Taylor visit the Cavern, during the Beatles performance.
Evening performance at the Litherland Town Hall.
Two performances at the Granada, East Ham, London ("The Beatles Autumn Tour").
Concert at the Adelphi, Slough ("The Beatles Autumn Tour").
The Beatles attend a party at the washing-machine tycoon John Bloom's house, 60 Park Lane, Mayfair, London.
6:30pm and 8:50pm. Concerts at the City Hall, Sheffield.
Abbey Road, Room 65. 2:30-5:30pm. Editing: "The Beatles' Third Christmas Record" (takes 1-3). Mono mixing: "Michelle" (remix 1, from take 2); "What Goes On" (from take 1); "Run For Your Life" (from take 5); "Think For Yourself" (from take 1); "The Beatles' Third Christmas Record" (from edit of takes 1-3). Stereo mixing: "Think For Yourself" (from take 1); "Michelle" (from take 2); "What Goes On" (from take 1). Producer: George Martin; Engineer: Norman Smith; 2nd Engineer: Jerry Boys.
Brian phones Arthur Howes, telling him they won't accept more live performances.
John visits the exhibition "Unfinished Paintings And Objects By Yoko Ono", at the Indica Gallery.
Brian reports that the Beatles contract with EMI has expired, although a new one is close to finalization.
Paul's alleged death date.
First issue of "Rolling Stone". John as Private Gripweed appears on cover.
"Hey Jude" number 1, 7th week, 10th week in the Top 30 (US Billboard).
"Hey Jude" number 1 (French Singles & Airplay Chart Reviews).
"Hey Jude" number 5 (Dutch Top 40).
"Hey Jude"/"Revolution" number 1, 6th week (Australia Kent Music Report).
"With A Little Help From My Friends", covered by Joe Cocker, number 1 (UK Record Retailer).
"With A Little Help From My Friends", covered by Joe Cocker, number 2 (Dutch Top 40).
"Those Were The Days" number 6 (Dutch Top 40).
"Lovely Rita" covered by Fats Domino number 18 (Dutch Top 40).
Press reports begin to appear about John and Yoko's film "Apotehosis".
At the Kolnischer Kunstverein in Cologne, West Germany, the exhibition of Yoko's work "Happening And Fluxus" is shown.
BBC Radio Two transmits an interview with John and Yoko, recorded back in August, for the program "Women's Hour".
UK album release: Ringo
(Apple PCTC 252).
UK single release: "Run, Run, Run"/"Men, Men, Men" (Apple APPLE 48).
"Whatever Gets You Thru' The Night" number 28 (Dutch Top 40).
"Melody Maker" reports that John will appear and perform on stage with Elton John later this month.
Additional recording sessions for London Town
LP, at Abbey Road Studios.
UK album release: Life Of Brian
Soundtrack (Warner Bros K56751), George co-mixed "Always Look On The Bright Side Of Life (reprise)".
John's killer returns to New York, only to learn that the Lennons are "out of town for the week".
At the Milburn Galleries in Brisbane, Queensland, the exhibition featuring shots from Linda's book "Photographs" is shown.
In the US, the Beatles are the featured artists on the syndicated radio show "Reelin' In The Years".
The "Beatle City" exhibition runs at the West End marketplace in Dallas, Texas.
In London, an exhibition of Linda's photographic portfolio "Sun Prints" opens at the Victoria & Albert Museum.
At the Cliphouse Studios in London, an animated session is conducted for paul's promo video for "Party, Party".
At Bray Film Studios, George and Eric Clapton hold rehearsals for their upcoming tour of Japan.
In the US, the Disney Channel airs its "Eight Days A Week Tribute To The Beatles", featuring a different Beatles film every night.
In the UK, Linda's interview, promoting "Roadworks", is published in The Week section of the "Guardian" newspaper.
UK single release: "Wide Prairie"/"Cow" (Parlophone RPD 6510).