The Beatles were an English rock band, formed in Liverpool in 1960. With members John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr, they became widely regarded as the foremost and most influential act of the rock era. Their hairstyle, unusually long for the era and mocked by many adults, became an emblem of rebellion to the burgeoning youth culture.
White peacock the ghost of John Lennon? Macca thinks so! McCartney, Ringo Starr and the late George Harrison were posing for a photograph outside the studio where "Free as a bird" was recorded when the bird wandered in the shot at the last minute. McCartney said, “I said to the other guys, ‘That’s John!’ Spooky, eh? It was like John was hanging around. We felt that all the way through the recording.”
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This photo was taken on November 12, 2001. It was the last time George Harrison and the other two Beatles, Ringo Starr and Paul McCartney met all together in New York. This was because George felt he wasn’t going to live much longer. George passed away 17 days after this meeting. Source:backtothebeatles tumblr
Having just arrived in the United States that February, four mop-topped, grinning guys from England landed on the cover of Life after being greeted by thousands of fans in New York City and 73 million viewers on The Ed Sullivan Show. The Beatles’ appearance marked the start of music’s British Invasion and signaled a change in rock and roll forever. | Life Magazine • August 28, 1964