Performance at the Litherland Town Hall, Liverpool.
Performance at the Cavern, with Gerry and the Pacemakers, and Kingsize Taylor and the Dominoes.
"Love Me Do", number 17 in Britain. [December 29th?]
London "Times" critics award Lennon and McCartney as the best composers of the year.
"Beatles Christmas Show", at the Astoria Cinema, Finsbury Park, London.
Cilla Black's pantomime debut in "Little Red Riding Hood", at the Wimbledon Theatre, London, for 6 weeks.
Start of Billy J. Kramer with the Dakotas in "Mother Goose", at the Globe Cinema, Stockton, for 3 weeks.
Start of Gerry and the Pacemakers in "Cinderella", at the Gaumont Cinema, Southampton, for 3 weeks.
Bad critics for "Magical Mystery Tour".
"Hello, Goodbye" number 1, 4th week (UK Record Retailer).
Paul is interviewed for TV by David Frost.
number 1, 12th week (UK Record Retailer).
number 1, 10th week (Australia Kent Music Report).
The Wedding Album
, number 178, 3rd and last week in the ranking (Billboard). Its highest position.
At the Kolnischer Kunstverein in Cologne, West Germany, the exhibition of Yoko's work "Happening And Fluxus" is shown.
"Imagine" number 1 (Australia Kent Music Report).
In the UK, BBC1 transmits the Beatles' film "A Hard Day's Night" during their "Boxing Day With The Beatles".
In London, Ringo's film "Blindman" receives its UK premiere at the Astoria.
John, May Pang and Julian spend the day at Disneyworld.
John becomes the last of the Beatles to sign the papers dissolving the group as a partnership, thus ending the Beatles as a group and as a company.
Another meeting is held between lawyers representing George and Bright Tune, Inc.
In Los Angeles, an exhibition of Linda's photographs is on display at the Jan Baum and Iris Silverman Gallery.
"Stars On 45 Medley" number 1 (Netherlands).
"(Just Like) Starting Over" number 1 (US Billboard).
"(Just Like) Starting Over" number 1, 2nd week (Canadian RPM Magazine).
number 1 (US Billboard).
BBC Radio One and Two simultaneously broadcast a 3-hour radio program, with material of the Beatles' first BBC session's 20th anniversary program, themes included in the US edition of it and new tracks.
In Los Angeles, the Linda exhibition "Photographs" is displayed at the Molly Barnes Gallery.
Rumors spread through the music industry that George will be recording a new album in the near future.
In the US, the syndicated radio program "Reelin' In The Years" focuses on the Beatles and Elton John.
George appears on the BBC Radio One special "On Cloud Nine".
The "Beatle City" exhibition runs at the West End marketplace in Dallas, Texas.
In Italy, an overdubbed taped interview with Paul is aired on the Italia 1 program "Deejay TV".
In the UK, the ITV network broadcasts Paul's film "Give My Regards To Broad Street".
BBC2 transmits the UK TV premiere of the 1988 film "Imagine: John Lennon".
A segment of George's appearance on the December 26, 1976 episode of "Rutland Weekend Television" is repeated on the BBC2 special "An Evening With Vic And Bob", hosted by Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer.
At the Museum of Modern Art in Oxford, Yoko's art exhibition "Have You Seen The Horizon Lately" is on display.
In Washington, D.C., an exhibition of Beatles photographs taken by Harry Benson is on display at the Govinda Gallery.
In Tampa, Florida, the exhibition of Linda's pictures entitled "Sixties" is on display at the Tampa Museum of Art.
Singer, songwriter, guitarist, Delaney Bramlett died in Los Angeles from complications after gall bladder surgery. He was a member of Delaney, Bonnie & Friends and worked with George Harrison, The Everly Brothers, John Lennon, Janis Joplin, J.J. Cale, and Eric Clapton.