The Beatles - A Day in The Life: May 20, 1970
The Beatles’ final film Let It Be premiered today in Britain, with simultaneous screenings in the north and south of England. The Beatles ......or the group...did not attend.
The southern event was held at the London Pavilion, with guests including Richard Lester, Mary Hopkin, Spike Milligan, Lulu, Simon Dee and EMI boss Sir Joseph Lockwood. Several members of The Rolling Stones and Fleetwood Mac also attended, as did around 50 Hare Krishna followers.
Although The Beatles didn’t attend, two notable figures from their past were present. Cynthia Lennon and Jane Asher were among the invited guests, two years after they split from John Lennon and Paul McCartney respectively.