Performance at the Top Ten Club, Hamburg.
Lunch time, evening. Performances at the Cavern, with The Strangers and The Sorrals.
The production company The Beatles Limited is incorporated, with Brian one of its opening directors.
Epstein flies from Australia to Waikiki, Honolulu, for a short holiday.
Concert at the Stadium, Rushcutter's Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
A critic in the London Times reacts to John's "In His Own Write" by claiming that he thought John was "In a pathetic state of near illiteracy".
The Beatles are interviewed by telephone from Australia for BBC-1's "Roundabout" radio program.
Start of tour of France, Italy and Spain.
Two performances at the Palais des Sports, Paris.
Afternoon show recorded for "Musicorama", French radio program. Evening show broadcast live on "Les Beatles (en direct du Palais des Sports)", French radio program, and taped for "Les Beatles", French TV program.
US album release: Yesterday And Today
(Capitol ST 2553).
"Paperback Writer" number 1 (Irish Singles Chart).
Studio 1 (control room only). 6:00-8:30pm. Mono mixing and Recording: "Got To Get You Into My Life" (tape copy of remix 7 into remix 8 with overdub added from take 8). Producer: George Martin; Engineer: Geoff Emerick; 2nd Engineer: Phil McDonald.
Studios 1, 2, 3. 7:00pm-3:30am. Recording: "Revolution 9" (sound effects, takes 1, 2, compilation of master version, with overdub). Producer: George Martin; Engineer: Geoff Emerick; 2nd Engineer: Richard Lush.
Master version compilation for "Revolution 9".
About 6.00pm. Paul flies from the London Airport to the US on Apple Corp business.
"The Ballad Of John And Yoko" number 1, 2nd and last week (UK Record Retailer).
"The Long And Winding Road" number 1, 2nd and last week (US Billboard).
"The Long And Winding Road" number 1 (Canadian RPM Magazine).
"The Long And Winding Road"/"For You Blue" number 1, 2nd and last week (US Cashbox).
Let It Be
number 1, 2nd week (US Billboard).
Live Peace In Toronto
, 24th week in the ranking (US Billboard).
Derek Taylor's assistant, Mavis Smith, officially resigned from the Apple press office.
BBC Radio broadcasts a series of pre-recorded tapes by George on the series "Radio One Club".
In the UK, the TV special "A Salute To Sir Lew Grade" is transmitted across the ITV network. The UK show is simply entitled "Salute".
In Los Angeles, Paul and Linda are invited to a birthday party for Beach Boy Brian Wilson. The event is filmed and later appears on an edition of NBC TV's "Saturday Night Live" and again in 1986 as part of the American documentary "The Beach Boys - An American Band".
"Stars On 45" number 1 (US Billboard). The song consisted of a medley of 8 Beatles songs.
"Stars On 45" number 1 (US Cashbox).
"Stars On 45" number 1, 3rd week (Canadian RPM magazine).
Starsound's Stars on 45
number 1, 5th and last week (UK Record Retailer).
In the US, part three of the pre-recorded three-part interview with Paul, called "Paul McCartney Today", is aired on NBC Radio.
The Number Ones
number 1 (Australia Kent Music Report).
The "New York Post" publishes an interview with Yoko Ono.
The "Art Of The Beatles" Exhibition, portraying 30 years of the group in the form of cartoons, paintings, photographs, album covers, lithographs and sculptures, continues.
At the 10th annual Prince's Trust Concert, Paul performs the songs "Long Tall Sally", "I Saw Her Standing There" and "Get Back". Backing Paul are the artists Phil Collins, Mark King (of Level 42), John Illsey and Mark Knopfler (of Dire Straits), Ray Cooper, Howard Jones, Elton John, Eric Clapton, Midge Ure, Bryan Adams and Tina Turner. The program is taped by the BBC for later broadcasting.
In the UK, Virgin Video releases the US program "Carl Perkins And Friends - A Rockabilly Session" on home video. The program features George and Ringo (taped October 21, 1985).
"Let It Be" by Ferry Aid number 1, 4th week (Italian Hit Parade Singles Chart).
In the UK, the Prince's Trust Concert is aired over the ITV network, featuring highlights form both shows.
At the Palladium in New York, Ringo holds a press conference announcing his plans for a solo tour. The event is simultaneously broadcast over the Westwood One radio network.
Ringo makes a live appearance on the "Late Show With David Letterman".
US album releases: Wings Wild Life
(Capitol CDP 7 52017 2) and Back To The Egg
(Capitol CDP 7 48200 2) on CD.
In the UK, George appears on the BBC Radio One program "The Simon Bates Show".
Barbara Bach is featured in an interview on the BBC1 talk show "Wogan, hosted by Terry Wogan.
At the Hard Rock Cafe in Piccadilly, London, Paul and Linda host a private party to launch Linda's range of vegetarian dishes. Also attending the party are Ringo and Barbara.
Ringo and his All-Starr Band perform at Radio City Music Hall, New York City, New York ("North American Tour").
MTV's show "Week In Rock" features a short clip of George's appearance at Carl Perkins' concert.
"Daily Express" reports that Paul, George and Ringo have met to record instrumental themes for "The Beatles Anthology" in London, citing George Martin.
Ringo and his All-Starr Band perform at the Hiroshima Kousel Nenkin Kaikan, Hiroshima. (Japan tour).
Paul's art exhibition at the Kunstforum Lyz in Hamburg with 75 of his 500 private paintings.
An exhibition by Cynthia Lennon and Phyllis McKenzie at the KDK Gallery in London continues.
An exhibition of Dezo Hoffman's Beatles' photographs runs at the Park West Gallery in Southfield, Michigan.
The photo exhibition entitled "Linda McCartney's Sixties" continues at the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame in Cleveland, Ohio.
In the US, CNN network broadcasts an episode in the series "Celebrate The Century". This episode focuses on the years 1961 to 1980.
The "News Of The World" prints a story that many of the Beatles' autographs were forged.
VH-1 in Europe airs the second MPL promo film to accompany the reissue of Wings' album Band On The Run
on the program "Around And Around".
Organizers for a Paul McCartney concert hired three jets to spray dry ice into the clouds so it wouldn’t rain during the St. Petersburg concert.
Ringo and his All Starr Band perform at the Coors Amphitheatre in Englewood, Colorado.
"The Beatles! Backstage and Behind-the-Scenes Photo Exhibit" at The Crooked Tree Arts Center in Petoskey, Michigan.
The exhibit Linda McCartney retrospective is displayed at the Kunst Haus Wien in Vienna, Austria. The new exhibition is the first comprehensive retrospective of Linda McCartney’s work featuring 190 of her iconic photographs.
Yoko's Half-A-Wind Show - A Retrospective is displayed at the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, located north of Copenhagen, Denmark. It shows a major retrospective of well over a hundred works. The exhibition offers a rare opportunity to orient ourselves broadly in Yoko’s multifaceted artistic universe, pinpointing central themes of her career and demonstrating the diversity of media and disciplines with which she works.
Ringo and his All-Starr Band perform at Count Basie Theater, Red Bank, NJ (US 2014 Tour).