Special Sub-Topic: A Shot Of Beatles With a Lennon Twist
|When was John Lennon born?|
October 9, 1940. He was born during an air raid of WWII.
|John Lennon and Paul McCartney meet at a church picnic on June 6, 1958.|
False. They meet at a church picnic July 6, 1957.
|The Beatles make their first trip to Hamburg August 17, 1960, and play at what club after the Indra Club is shut down?|
Kaiserkeller. They start at the Indra Club, when it is shut down they move to the Kaiserkeller. This is when they met Richard Starkey AKA Ringo Starr, the drummer for Rory Storm and the Hurricanes.
|Who made the statement "Right now the Beatles are more popular than Jesus Christ"?|
John. John Lennon made that statement in March 1966.
|Where was the last Beatles concert held in the United States?|
Candlestick Park & San Francisco. It was on August 29, 1966.
|What song did John Lennon write in Almeria, Spain while on the set of "How I Won The War"?|
Strawberry Fields Forever. He was displeased with the song and wanted to give it up. His roommate on the set, Michael Crawford, told him it was a good song so he finished it.
|"Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" took over ___ hours in the studio to complete.|
700. At the time it was the most expensive album to be recorded.
|On May 14th, 1968 John and Paul appear on "The Tonight Show". Who hosted that show?|
Joe Garagiola. Joe Garagiola was the guest host that night.
|In August of 1968 John Lennon filed for divorce between him and Cynthia.|
False. Cynthia Lennon filed for divorce from John on August 22, 1968.
|"Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" won how many Grammies?|
4. One of the Grammies it won was Best Album.
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