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The Beatles - A Day in The Life: July 31, 1965 (Saturday)

The Beatles taking a small break between London & Blackpool.

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life: July 30, 1965 (Friday)

Saville Theatre, Shaftesbury Ave. London

Set to perform live on British television on August 1, their first such appearance in more than a year, the Beatles spent part of this day in private rehearsal on stage at the Saville Theatre, a central London venue leased by brian Epstein's NEMS Enterprises...

The Beatles - A Day in The Life: July 29, 1965 (Thursday)

Help!, the group's second movie, a James Bond spoof, premieres in London.

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life: July 28, 1965 (Wednesday)

On July 28, 1965, the Lennon–McCartney songwriting partnership had been previously documented on BBC television's Songwriters program.

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life: July 27, 1965 (Tuesday)

The Beatles are taking a break!

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life: July 26, 1965 (Monday)

In Wales, a clip from "Help!" is shown on TV.

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life: July 25, 1965 (Sunday)

In the UK charts, the Bealtes song "Help!" hits #1. 

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life: July 24, 1965 (Saturday)

In Weybridge, Surrey, Ringo buys "Sunny Heights", at St George's Hill Estate.

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life: July 23, 1965 (Friday)

The UK releases the single "Help!/I'm Down" 50 years ago today.

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life: July 22, 1965 (Thursday)

Day of rest for the Beatles

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life: July 21, 1965 (Wednesday)

Day of rest for the Beatles. 

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life: July 20, 1965 (Tuesday)

Day of rest for the Beatles

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life: July 19, 1965 (Monday)

The Beatles song "Help!/I'm Down" was released in the United States. This is a different version than the album version because it is mono and has a different Lennon vocal. 

 

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life: July 18, 1965 (Sunday)

Day of rest for the Beatles. 

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life: July 17, 1965 (Saturday)

Beatles album "VI" is on the Billboard list of number one albums for 1965. This is the second week in a row. 

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life: July 16, 1965 (Friday)

Day of rest for the Beatles today. 

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life: July 15, 1965 (Thursday

Day of rest for the Beatles

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life: July 14, 1965 (Wednesday)

The term "plastic soul" can be heard by Paul using the phrase on the compuliation album The Beatles Anthology 2, after the the first take of "I'm Down" which they recorded on July 14, 1965, and was probably inspired by Little Richards. "Plastic soul, man, plastic soul," he says. The Beatles had been...

The Beatles - A Day in The Life: July 13, 1965 (Tuesday)

Savoy Hotel, The Strand, London

Paul went this lunchtime to the Savoy Hotel in centtral London to collect from Sir Billy Butlin, five Ivor Novello Awards on behalf of the Beatles. He arrived late, however, having forgotten about the event, while John - also supposed to attend - failed to show at al...

The Beatles - A Day in The Life: July 13, 1965 (Tuesday)

Savoy Hotel, The Strand, London

Paul went this lunchtime to the Savoy Hotel in centtral London to collect from Sir Billy Butlin, five Ivor Novello Awards on behalf of the Beatles. He arrived late, however, having forgotten about the event, while John - also supposed to attend - failed to show at al...

The Beatles - A Day in The Life: July 12, 1965 (Monday)

Day of rest for the Beatles. 

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life: July 11, 1965 (Sunday)

Buckingham Palace announces that the Beatles are to be awarded the MBE (Members of the British Empire) award by Queen Elizabeth II, an award traditionally only presented to upper-crust members of the community. 

 

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life: July 10, 1965 (Saturday)

The Beatles' "VI" album (there 7th Capital Records release) goes #1 and stays at #1 for 6 weeks! 

 

Source: historyorb.com

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life: July 9, 1965 (Friday)

No news to report for today in Beatles history. 

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life: July 8, 1965 (Thursday)

No news to report for the Beatles today. 

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life: July 7, 1965 (Wednesday)

Day of rest for the Beatles. 

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life: July 6, 1965 (Tuesday)

The Beatles rest today after the tour. 

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life: July 5, 1965 (Monday)

With the tour ending, no news to report for the Beatles. 

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life: July 4, 1965 (Sunday)

With the European tour ending, these words were spoken in Anthology by Paul McCartney recalling the tour,

"I remember playing a big bullring in Barcelona, the Plaza de Toros, where the Lord Mayor had great seats and all the rich people had seats but the kids, our real audience, were outside. We use...

The Beatles - A Day in The Life: July 3, 1965 (Saturday)

Plaza de Toros Monumental, Avenue de led Corts - Catalanes, Barcelona, Spain

Another bullring concert, at 10:45 pm, and the last date on the European tour. The Beatles' two-hour Iberia flight from Barcelona to London Airport on July 4th touched down at 12:00 noon. 

Source: The Complete Beatles Chr...

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