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Beatles album with most covers?

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By the late summer of 1964, the Lennon & McCartney song factory was running low on stock for the new album due before Christmas. Trapped in an exhausting touring and recording schedule, they lacked the time and the energy to create high quality new material.

Which Beatle designed furniture?

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Designer Robin Cruikshank was doing work for Apple in 1969 at a time when the Starkeys were abandoning the suburbs for north London. Ringo was impressed by Cruikshank's steel and glass work and invited him to designing some pieces for hiss new Hampstead/Highgate home.  The two men got on so well that they formed a company ROH — with Starr/Starkey owning 51% to Cruickshank’s 49%. Admittedly, Ringo’s investment was in relative terms small change dropped down his soon to be discarded old school sofa but it was another indication of the depth of his new interest. Blue Peter Ringo’s design contribution is unclear — he had no formal training but seems to have provided conceptual ideas — one being inspired by a visit to his local car showroom. Why not set the grille of a Rolls Royce into a stainless steel table? In addition to his investment and ideas, Ringo was an enthusiastic front man for the company in its early years. In 1971 he made a famous appearance on Blue Peter, in an unlikely

Why is there confusion about George Harrison's birthday?

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Throughout his life George celebrated his birthday on February 25th. 

Is Yesterday about Paul's mother?

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Paul & Mary McCartney Paul McCartney has recently suggested a ‘subconscious’ inspiration for the line I said something wrong/Now I long for yesterday  was his regret at once chiding his mother for ‘talking posh’:

How George Met Paul

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George Harrison and Paul McCartney first met while at secondary school.

The First Ed Sullivan Show

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First Ed Sullivan appearance - public domain The Beatles fly from London Heathrow to New York on 7 February, 1964 More than 10,000 girls are waiting - a major news event.

Why were The Beatles on Ed Sullivan?

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In late September 1963 George Harrison becomes the first Beatle to visit America. Map artwork by Jane Samson

Beatles song based on Bach?

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  None of The Beatles had a background in classical music. 

Dylan on The Beatles

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The first meeting of The Beatles and Bob Dylan was in a room at the Delmonico Hotel in New York on Friday 28 August 1964.

How bad was John Lennon's eyesight?

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John Lennon was very short-sighted but in his teens refused to wear spectacles in public.