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Mr Brian Epstein
"This is a quiz about a man who has been somewhat overlooked, but without whom it's unlikely the Beatles would ever have been as famous as they became, just think of the past forty years without the Beatles!"
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When was Brian Epstein born?
19th September 1936
19th September 1935
19th September 1934
19th September 1933
His mother's given name was Malka, but how was she generally known?
What type of store did his father own, before he bought a music store?
Brian used to write a column for which magazine?
When his father bought a new music store Brian was put in sole charge and, while there, he was surprised by the overwhelming demand for which song?
Twist and Shout
Roll over Beethoven
When Brian first saw The Beatles they were the backing band, The Beat Boys, for which singer?
When did Brian first become the manager of the Beatles?
10th December 1961
9th October 1961
12th September 1962
When Brian first become the manager of The Beatles, the contract was signed at ___________ house?
When Brian first become the manager of The Beatles, what was unusual about the contract?
none of the signatures were witnessed
Brian Epstein didn't sign it
it was written on an envelope
all signatures were with a different colour pen
After becoming their manager, the hard work began: trying to get them signed to a record company. It's well known that Decca famously turned them down, so who did they sign with in 1962?
( One Word)
George Martin was head of their first record company, but what did he say was the primary reason he signed them?
he thought they were great
they were good musicians
he liked their cheekiness
because of Brian's enthusiasm
After refining their image and securing their record contract how long did it take for their first entry in UK hit parade, to reach the Top 20?
As well as The Beatles, Brian managed many other singers and groups, but which of his singers was still on prime time TV at the end of the 1990s?
Billy J Kramer
What film did The Beatles refer to as Brian's folly?
Hards Days Night
Let it Be
Brian Epstein began writing his autobiography with Derek Taylor in 1964. What was its title?
The Cavern of Music
Ferry Cross The Mersey
The Rock and Roll Cellar
A Cellarful of Noise
When in 1965 at a press conference, after receiving their MBE awards, The Beatles were asked what the initials stood for, which Beatle said, it stood for Mr Brian Epstein?
When Brian Epstein died in London, what was the date?
24th August 1968
26th August 1966
27th August 1967
25th August 1965
Where were The Beatles when Brian died?
How long after Brian's death did the Beatles break up?
Brian Epstein was inducted into the Non-Performers section of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame during the 1990s?
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