Performance by The Eddie Clayton Skiffle Group at Wilson Hall in Garston, Liverpool. Richard Starkey is on drums. This is reported to be the earliest known photograph of any Beatles-related performance.
Concert at the Dalrymple Hall, Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire.
Concert at Odeon Cinema, Angel Row, Nottingham (3rd British tour).
The Beatles' Second Album
number 1, 4th week (US Billboard).
"Love Me Do" number 1 (US Cashbox).
"Can't Buy Me Love"/"You Can't Do That" number 1, 3rd week (Australia Kent Music Report).
Ella Fitzgerald became the first artist to have a hit with a Beatles cover when "Can't Buy Me Love" entered the UK chart.
British producer/director Tony Palmer begins filming the documentary "All My Loving".
Argentina LP release: Submarino Amarillo
"Instant Karma" number 1, 3rd week (French Singles & Airplay Chart Reviews).
Johnny Moran interviews each Beatle separately to get their views of the group's future.
In the US, Let It Be
has advance orders of 3.7 million copies, the largest initial sales for any album in the American record industry.
Let It Be
number 1 (UK Record Retailer).
number 1 (US Billboard).
Paul and Wings perform at Edinburgh Odeon.
George launches his own record label Dark Horse Records.
At the Baynard Gallery, the exhibition of Linda's photograghs continues. It runs until June 1st.
Paul gives another interview, to promote McCartney II
, on Capitol Radio for the program "Mummy's Weekly, hosted by Nucky Horne.
Starsound's Stars on 45
started a five week run at No.1 on the UK album chart. The album featured a vast medley of Beatles songs.
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.
"Let It Be" by Ferry Aid number 1 (Italian Hit Parade Singles Chart).
Paul's concert at the HHH Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota ("New World Tour").
Ringo's concert at Billy Bob's, Ft. Worth, Texas.
Paul's art exhibition at the Kunstforum Lyz in Hamburg with 75 of his 500 private paintings.
"The Beatles! Backstage and Behind-the-Scenes Photo Exhibit" at The Crooked Tree Arts Center in Petoskey, Michigan.
Paul performs in concert at Frank Erwin Center, Austin, TX (Out There World Tour).
James McCartney performs in concert at World Cafe Live At The Queen, Wilmington, DE (US Tour ).