Thursday, December 23, 2010
December 23 - Today in Beatles History
Performance at the Cavern.
Radio Luxembourg's 'It's The Beatles' series begins.
'I Feel Fine' number 1, 4th week (UK New Musical Express chart).
UK release: 'Theme From The Family Way'.
UK release: 'Love In The Open Air'.
Opening of the UFO club, at the basement of the Blarney Club, London.
John writes a letter to his sick father, Alfred, and sends a car for him to visit him in Weybridge.
John and Yoko, dressed like Santa Claus, give Christmas presents to the Apple staff's children.
10.30am. The Ottawa press is surprised by the announcement of an imminent meeting of Lennon and Canada Prime Minister, Pierre Trudeau.
10.55am. A limousine takes John and Yoko into Canadian Parliament's building, for a 55-minute meeting with Pierre Trudeau.
After the meeting, John and Yoko are interviewed by the press.
From the ministerial office the Lennons are driven to the Ministery of Public Health, to meet the Minister of Public Health, John Munro, and members of his department.
John and Yoko return to London. [24 December?]
Film 'Imagine' is broadcast on US TV.
'Live At The BBC' number 30 in Chile, 1st week in the Top 30.
'Anthology 1' number 1, 3rd week in the Top 200 (Billboard).
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