Stanley Clarke is born.
Please Please Me
number 1, 9th week (UK Record Retailer).
Concert at the Regal, Yarmouth.
Return to London, at the Heathrow airport.
Concert at the Palais des Fetes, Niza, France.
Press conference and concert at the Nippon Budokan Hall, Daikan-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo.
"Paperback Writer" number one, 2nd and last week (UK Record Retailer).
1st concert of the Monkees at the Empire Pool, Wembley, presented by NEMS Enterprises.
At the Music City Recorders studio in Nashville, Ringo begins recording tracks for his album Beaucoups Of Blues
In Kassel, West Germany, Yoko's exhibition "Documenta 5" opens.
"Give Me Love (Give Me Peace On Earth)" number 1 (US Billboard).
"Give me Love (Give Me Peace On Earth)" number 1 (US Cashbox).
"Give Me Love (Give Me Peace On Earth)" number 7 (Dutch Top 40).
Living In The Material World
number 1, 2nd week (US Billboard).
Living In The Material World
number 1, 2nd week (Canadian RPM Album Chart).
That'll Be The Day
soundtrack number 1 (UK Official Albums Chart).
John and Yoko attend the Senate Watergate hearings in Washington, D.C.
The final British battle between "My Sweet Lord" and "He's So Fine" is held in London's High Court. Both songs are played in court before Mr. Justice Slade. He is then informed that both parties have reached an agreement.
Radio Luxembourg transmits an interview with Paul, promoting his album Back To The Egg
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.
In London, an out-of-court settlement is reached in the Beatles' lawsuit against "Dave Clark Ltd.". The outcome states that Dave Clark, former drummer for the Dave Clark Five, retains the rights to market the "Ready, Steady Go! shows which the Beatles made three appearances from 1963 to 1964.
Paul and group perform at the Music Therapy Concert, Knebworth Park, Knebworth, Hertfordshire ("Paul McCartney World Tour").
In the US, a laser disc version of "Ringo Starr And His All-Starr Band" is released (recorded September 3, 1989).
US EP release: "The Beatles EP Set".
Ringo makes an appearance in Peterborough in Ontario, Canada. He performs on stage with Willie Nelson. The concert is in aid of the mental illness schizophrenia.
In the US, Encore television airs the home video "John Lennon Live In New York City".
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.
The photo exhibition entitled "Linda McCartney's Sixties" continues at the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame in Cleveland, Ohio.
American guitarist and producer Chet Atkins dies in Nashville. He was 77. He was a major influence on George.
The premiere of the Beatles-themed Cirque du Soleil show "Love" at the Mirage Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada.
"The Beatles! Backstage and Behind-the-Scenes Photo Exhibit" at The Crooked Tree Arts Center in Petoskey, Michigan.
Ringo and his All-Starr Band perform at Westbury Theatre, Westbury, New York.
Ringo and his All-Starr Band perform at the Seminole Hard Rock Arena, Hollywood, FL.
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.