The Beatles: How The Fab Four Conquered The World
Take a look back at how the Fab Four conquered pop culture in this special issue by the History Channel. Fifty-five years ago, in the two weeks spanning February 7 and February 22, 1964, the band made an indelible mark, arriving as mere overseas oddities and leaving as genuine superstars.
Their shaggy hair, witty interviews and loose, exuberant sound proved irresistible, and a wave of British bands would soon follow in their footsteps. Learn little-known facts about the Beatles like: How Lennon and McCartney first met, How a DJ tracked down a copy of their unreleased single “I Want to Hold Your Hand”, The inside scoop on their first Ed Sullivan Show appearance.