46 terms


Birth of john winston Lennon
oct. 9, 1940
Birth of james paul McCartmey
june 18, 1942
Birth of Harrison
feb. 23, 1943
Birth of richard starkey Ringo
july 7, 1940
who did john live with early
aunt(taught him guitar and banjo, later killed in wreck) and uncle
original name
quarry men after quarry bank highschool, followed by beetles, long john and the silver beetles, then beatles
old beatle members
stu sutcliff(convinced to get famous hair cut, quit and died 1962) and pete best(formally fired)
when lennon dropped out for art school
jazz club where beatles played daytime for women
cavern club
first recording
my bonnie, feat.tony sheridan as singer named the beat bros
Brian Epstein
record store owner who would find requests, couldnt find beatles my bonnie, hunted them down, became first manager
Decca Records
Turned down beatles for deal, for bad studio performance
George Martin
head of Parlophone record(part of EMI which had Capitol in the US) signed beatles, 1cent per 45 sold, fires pete best
love me do + ps i love you
first record sept 1962 of the now beatles, minus ringo replaced be session drummer
please please me
first LP recorded sept and nov 1962, played on Thank your lucky stars and BBC saturday club
when the played for queen and start of beatlemania
when george martin got Capitol to say yes and released I wanna hold your hand, beatles played carnegie hall and surrounded by fans
third beatles hit
from me to you
fourth beatles hit
she loves you
played on ed sullivan when
feb 1946
hard days night
first movie
when 60% of record sold were beatles and week where all 5 top five songs were beatles
april 14, 1964
when GH and JL introduced to LSD and beatles awarded membership of the most excellent order
early beatles 1960 -1965
please please me(love me do, twist and shout), with the beatles(), hard days night(), beatles for sale()
middle era beatles 1965-1967
help(yesturday), rubber soul(norwegian wood, michelle, nowhere man), yesturday and today{controversial album cover}(nowhere man, im only sleeping, yesturday, and your bird can sing), revolver(love you too,got to get into my life, tomorrow never knows, elenor rigby, yellow sub), penny lane and strawberry fields
late beatles 1967-1970
sgt. peppers(), white album(why dont we do it in the road, blackbird, happiness is a warm gun,blackbird, revolution 9),abbey road(come together, here comes the sun, something, i want you, the end), get back/let it be
fifth beatles hit
i wanna hold your hand, released by capitol in 1964
when beatles started pills and lsd, weed being regular
shea stadium play
1965 on 3rd us tour
when 2 track became 4
please please me
(love me do, twist and shout)
rubber soul
(norwegian wood, michelle, nowhere man)
yesturday and today{controversial album cover}
(nowhere man, im only sleeping, yesturday, and your bird can sing)
penny lane
where the quarry men began
when JL meets yoko
nov 1966
brian epstein commits suicide
when beatles meet maharishi
august 1967
sgt. peppers
released june 1967 intro to billy sheers, theme and reprise, special stuff, concept album
song played via satellite
all you need is love
magical mystery tour
idea flop,album (fool on a hill, i am the walrus)
when beatles announced giving up drugs
first album on Apple Records
white album
first single on Apple Records
hey jude, 4 min fade out
paul marries
john marries
first cynthia, then yoko