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  • 1. The greatest rock band in the world…
    The Beatles
  • 2. The Beatles were an English rock band, formed in Liverpool in 1960.
    The initial formation was John, Paul, George, Stuart and Pete.
    Stuart left the group in 61, and Pete was replaced by Starr.
  • 3. The Beatles' drop-T logo
    The Beatles' iconic "drop-T“
    logo, was based on an
    Impromptu sketch by
    instrument retailer
    and designed by Ivor
    Arbiter, in 1963.
    The Logo was first used
    on the front of Starr's bass
  • 4. Beatlemania
    Beatlemania is a term originally used to
    describe the intense fan frenzy of the Beatles.
    The term acquired a broader meaning,
    referring to the strong global interest in the
    band, occurring at rates unprecedented in
  • 5. Presley, Dylan, and "We're more popular than Jesus Christ"
    Elvis Presley asked the President Richard Nixon that he forbade the entry of
    The Beatles in the United States.
    Peter Guralnick wrote, "The Beatles, Elvis seconds, [...] were anti-American. They
    came to America, made ​​fortune, and returned to England”.
    In contrast, Bob Dylan said: "America must build statues of the Beatles. They
    helped bring back the pride of the country.“
    After the interview that Lennon gave and said that the Beatles were more popular
    than Jesus Christ, fundamentalist Christians were angry about the sentence of
    Lennon and protested. Later, John publicly apologized for the statement and was
    forgiven by Pope Benedict XVI.
  • 6. Visit to NYC
    The first visit of the Beatles in United States, is
    one of the most important moments of the
    Band history and the history of the world rock.
  • 7. The Beatles Haircut
    Who created the famous Beatles haircut was
    Astrid Kirchner, Stu's girlfriend.
  • 8. CuriositiesAbout Beatles
    • The Beatles were the first to make video clips of their songs.
    • 9. The album Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band was the first record in the world to come with a booklet with pictures and lyrics.
    • 10. Before the name "The Beatles ", the band had several other names: "The Quarrymen", "The Rainbow", "Johnny & The Moondogs, “Long John & The Silver Beatles" and "The Silver Beatles“.
    • 11. The song "Good Morning, Good Morning" was inspired by a cereal commercial.
  • CuriositiesAbout Beatles
    • The Beatles have sold nearly two billion discs and tapes.
    • 12. The Beatles were the first to put pieces back and forth in songs.
    • 13. Paul wrote “Hey Jude” to john's son.
    • 14. The song "Let It Be" was written after Paul had a dream about his mother, who died, and the dream she said that everything would be fine.
  • Abbey Road
    The 12th album released by The Beatles. It was
    released on September 26, 1969, and bears the
    name of the London street where is the Abbey
    Road studios. This album is among the
    Definitive 200 albums in Rock and Roll Hall of
  • 15. Filmography
    • They participated in three films: A Hard Day's
    Night, Help!, andMagicalMystery Tour.
    • An animated film Yellow Submarine.
    • 16. And the film, Across the Universe, with only
    Beatles songs.
  • 17. Theend
    The relation of members was already worn.
    Paul was more "boss ", George and Ringo were
    far from the band, and John took Yoko Ono to
    the tests of the band, wanting her to
    participate in everything. And that led to
    discord among the members and aggravated
    the situation.
  • 18. About Paul supposed dead
    Chris: Remember when you were with The
    Beatles. And you were supposed to be dead
    and there was all these clues… Like… You play
    some song backwards and it says like “Paul is
    dead”. And I remember I thought that you were
    dead and…….
    Paul: Yep.
    Chris: Um……. That was a hoax, right?
  • 19. About Paul supposed dead
    Paul: Yeah. I wasn’t really dead.
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  • 23. Name: Izabeli M.
    Course: TT 1
    Teacher: Caroline R.