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Beatles 50th Blog posts of '2015' 'August'

The Beatles 50 Years Ago Today: September 24, 1965 (Friday)

Help! was Number One on Billboard today, September 24, 1965.

The Beatles 50 Years Ago Today: September 23, 1965 (Thursday)

The Beatles "Help!" is still the number ONE song!

The Beatles 50 Years Ago Today: September 22, 1965 (Wednesday)

Going Home

September 22, 1965 - Nine-day-old Zak Starkey leaving Queen Charlotte’s Maternity Hospital with his parents and nurse Marion Bramwell en route to his London home at 34 Montagu Square for the first time.

The Beatles 50 Years Ago Today: September 21, 1965 (Tuesday)

A show called `Brian Epstein's Evening of Popular Music' is presented at the Commonwealth Arts Festival, Royal Festival Hall, London. The Moody Blues are in the bill, being their first major engagement since Brian is their manager. The concert is presented as `Pop From Britain'. The compere is Brian Matthew.

Meanwhile, "Help!" is still Number 1.

The Beatles 50 Years Ago Today: September 20, 1965 (Monday)

Top #5 songs in the USA

  • The Beatles – Help!
  • The McCoys – Hang on Sloopy
  • Barry McGuire – Eve of Destruction
  • Bob Dylan – Like a Rolling Stone
  • We Five – You were on my mind

Top #5 songs in the UK

  • The Rolling Stones – (I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction
  • Sonny & Cher – I Got you Babe
  • The Walker Brothers – Make it easy on yourself
  • Ken Dodd – Tears
  • Horst Jankowski – Walk in the Black Forest
The Beatles 50 Years Ago Today: September 19, 1965 (Sunday)

The Beatles enjoying their six-week break.

The Beatles 50 Years Ago Today: September 18, 1965 (Saturday)

September 18, 1965 ...... that special week of September people in US were listening to Help! by The Beatles.

The Beatles 50 Years Ago Today: September 17, 1965 (Friday)
Still going strong.................The #1 song in the US on September 17, 1965
The Beatles 50 Years Ago Today: September 16, 1965 (Thursday)

Ringo and Zak!

September 16, 1965 - New dad Ringo holding his adorable three-day-old son Zak in his wife Maureen’s private room at London’s Queen Charlotte’s Maternity Hospital. Zak arrived weighing 8 lbs. on September 13, 1965.

 

The Beatles 50 Years Ago Today: September 15, 1965 (Wednesday)

Still........The #1 song in the US on September 15, 1965