Today in Beatles History
1964 - The Beatles album "A Hard Day's Night" hit #1 in the U.S. and the U.K.
1967 - The Beatles and other U.K. rock groups urged the British government to legalize marijuana. Their comments were made in a London Times advertisement signed by all four of the Beatles.
1987 - The Beatles "All You Need Is Love" hit #47 in the U.K.
2002 - In Liverpool, Britain's Queen Elizabeth II attended the opening of a new terminal at John Lennon Airport.
2002 - In Liverpool, Britain's Queen Elizabeth II attended a showing of Paul McCartney's paintings at Walker Art Gallery.