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The Beatles: Biographies, Timeline, Trivia, Songs and More

The Beatles remain one of the most popular and enduring bands of all time. Their first album, Please Please Me, was released on March 22, 1963. Read about their lasting influence, biographies of band members, and check out a Beatles timeline, trivia, best songs, and more.

John Lennon
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John Lennon

Facts and Stats

Learn about famous firsts by the Beatles, read a timeline, and find Beatles trivia

Biographies

Read biographies of the Fab Four, friends, family, and associates

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