The beatles

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The beatles

  1. 1. In 1956 John Lennon formed ‘The Quarry Men’in Liverpool with his friend Stuart Sutcliffe.
  2. 2. In July 1957 The Quarry Men performed at St.Peters Church Garden Fete. John met Paul McCartney.
  3. 3. In February 1959 The Quarry Men played at theWilson Hall in Liverpool, and George Harrison decidedto join them.
  4. 4. The Quarry Men changed their name to TheSilver Beetles and in 1960 Pete Best became theirdrummer. The bands line-up was now John, Paul,George, Pete and Stuart Sutcliffe.
  5. 5. Unfortunately Stuart Sutcliffe died in 1962 just before theBeatles became famous after playing in The Cavern Club.
  6. 6. The Beatles were rejected by several recordlabels before being accepted by a small labelParlophone. This was all arranged by theirmanager Brian Epstein.
  7. 7. Also in 1962, Pete Best was replaced as drummer byRingo Starr.
  8. 8. They released their first single ‘Love Me Do’ at theend of 1962 and their first album ‘Please Please Me’early in 1963.
  9. 9. Over the next few years ‘Beatlemania’ took overBritain. After playing in the USA, ‘Beatlemania’ tookover America as well.
  10. 10. All through the 60s The Beatles weresuccessful, releasing records and films, but by 1969they were beginning to have arguments and theywanted to go their own ways
  11. 11. From 1971 onwards, the band didn’t recordtogether and in 1975, the Beatles were legallydisbanded.
  12. 12. John Lennonwas shot and died in December1980 outside his flat in New York.
  13. 13. George Harrisondied from cancer in November 2001.
  14. 14. Paul McCartney and Ringo Starrstill occasionally tour and record music.
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