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The Beatles on this Day 22.5.


  • Concert at the Gaumont, Ipswich (3rd British tour).
  • 'Please Please Me' LP, 9th week in the Top 10 (UK New Musical Express chart).


  • 'The Beatles' Second Album' number 1, 4th week (Billboard).
  • Studio 2. 10.00-11.00am. Recording: 'You Can't Do That' (overdub take 10). Producer: George Martin; Engineer: Norman Smith; 2nd Engineer: A. B. Lincoln/B. T.


  • 'Ticket To Ride' number 1, 1st and last week; 4th week in the Top 40 (Billboard).


  • Announcement of appearance on the programme 'Our World'.


  • Club Dell'Aretusa, London. Lunchtime party for friends and press, on occasion of the opening of Apple Tailoring (Civil And Theatrical). Attendance of John, Yoko, George and Pattie. 1st public appearance together of John and Yoko.
    After the party, John and Yoko walk along King's Road to the new Apple shop (161 King's Road) for photographers.
  • John declares that the Vietnam war is matter of insane people in an interview screened in the US.


  • 'Another Day', 11th and last week in the Top 40 (Billboard).
    'Power To The People', 7th week in the Top 40 (Billboard).


  • Odeon, Newcastle. Wings concert.


  • 'Silly Love Songs', 6th week in the Top 40 (Billboard).
  • Wings concert at the Boston Garden, Boston (World Tour).


  • 'The Beatles' Movie Medley', 7th week in the Top 40 (Billboard).