Performance at the Cavern, with the Dominoes and The Saints Jazz Band.
US single release: "Bad To Me"/"I Call Your Name" (Liberty 55626), with Billy J. Kramer with the Dakotas.
"A Hard Day's Night" single, 11th and last week in the Top 30 (UK Record Retailer).
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
number 1, 13th week (US Billboard).
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
number 1, 8th week (Australia Kent Music Report).
"All You Need Is Love" number 1, 6th and last week (German Media Control Top 100).
"All You Need Is Love" number 14 (Dutch Top 40).
Studio 2. 7:00pm-3:00am. Recording: "Happiness Is A Warm Gun In Your Hand" (working title of "Happiness Is A Warm Gun") (takes 1-45). Producer: Chris Thomas; Engineer: Ken Scott; 2nd Engineer: Mike Sheady.
Recording of rythm track of "Happiness Is A Warm Gun".
Beatle fans in the US were shaken by the widely broadcast rumor that Paul McCartney had died in a car accident three years earlier and replaced by a look-a-like.
"Woman Is The Nigger Of The World" number 8 (Dutch Tipparade).
"Bangla-Desh" number 39 (Dutch Top 40).
Paul, Linda and Denny Lane fly from Lagos, Nigeria, to the Gatwick Airport, London. Flight No. BR364.
US single release: "Whatever Gets You Thru The Night"/"Beef Jerky" (Apple 1874).
In London, Ravi Shankar's Music Festival From India is held at the Royal Albert Hall. Produced by George, it is filmed and recorded by Dark Horse Records.
Wings perform in concert at Caird Hall, Dundee ("Wings World Tour").
In Washington, D.C., the American Justice department delays deportation hearings against John for humanitarian grounds because Yoko is pregnant.
In Milan, Italy, Ringo holds a press conference to further promote his album Rotogravure
At Cherokee Studios in Los Angeles, Ringo continues recording Can't Fight Lightning
. Ronnie Wood, of the Rolling Stones, drops by and helps out on the track "Dead Giveaway".
At Friar Park, George completes his album Somewhere In England
At George Martin's AIR Studios in London, Paul films a promo clip for "Tug Of War".
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.
The "Beatle City" exhibition runs at the West End marketplace in Dallas, Texas.
At the NFT (National Film Theatre) in London, a celebration honoring Handmade Films. All of Handmade films are shown from "Monty Python's Meaning Of Life" to the current release, "Track 29".
In London, the exhibition "Imagine", featuring John's original art, runs at the Business Design Centre.
Paul performs in concert at H.M. Schleyer-Halle, Stuttgart, Germany ("The New World Tour").
Apple announces a release date of October 7 for the Beatles' "Anthology" home video box set.
US album release: Standing Stone
(EMI Classics 5 56484 2).
A pre-recorded interview with Paul is transmitted on BBC Radio Merseyside.
In Los Angeles, the exhibition "The Early Beatles Collection," featuring images taken by Astrid Kirchherr, runs at the Leica Gallery. Images include pictures taken during the filming of "A Hard Day's Night" in 1964 for Stern Magazine, as well as some of the images she took of the musicians during their Hamburg, Germany, period in 1960.
Paul gives a free concert on Hollywood Boulevard after an interview with Jimmy Kimmel.
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.