The Beatles

The fabulous 4 that changed music history

Who are the Beatles?

The Beatles are the fabulous 4 that changed music history forever. Their names where Ringo Star, Gorge Harisson, Paul Mcartney, and John Lennon. Some questions that will be awensered in my presentation is when did the Beatles start playing music?, what instruments did they all play?, when where they born?, how many songs did they write?, how many songs did they perform?, why did they break up?, how popular where they?, and how did John and Gorge die?

When did the Beatles start playing music?

The Beatles first song came out in the 1960s. It was a huge hit! People went crazy wanting them to write more.

What instruments did they play?

Gorge played lead guitar and vocals, John played rhythm guitar, vocals, and harmonica, Paul played bass and vocals, and Ringo played drums.

When where the Beatles born?

Well Gorge was born in Liverpool,England February 25th 1943, John was born in Liverpool, England October 9th 1940, Paul was born in Liverpool, England June 18th 1942, and Ringo was born in Dingle, England July 7th 1940.

When did Gorge and John did and how?

On December 8th 1980 Mark David Champman, a deranged fan came up and shot John Lennon 4 times outside his hotel, the Dakota in Manhattan. It was a very sad day in music history.

On November 29th 2001 at only the age of 58 Gorge Harrison died because of lung cancer and brain tumor. And was also a very sad day in music history.

How popular where the Beatles?

the Beatles where very popular and still to this day. But on March 4th 1966 was a big confusion when John Lennon the leader of the Beatles said " chirstiary will go, it will vanish and shrink. I needn't argue about that. I'm right and will be proved right. We're more popular than Jesus now. I don't know which will go first chirstiary or rock and roll. Jesus was alright, but his disciples were thick and ordinary. It's them twisting it that runis it for me." But when he said " where more popular than Jesus now." that's not what he meant and he was trying to say they where very popular. But that's not what the people thought.

Why did the Beatles break up?

On September 20th John, Paul, and Ringo ( Gorge was not present.) had many business associates gathered around for a meeting and a little while later John screams angrly " I want a divorce!" And on April 10th 1970 Paul made the anouncment that the Beatles where finished as a band.

Fun Facts

* The Beatles wrote 237 songs.

* Before they met Ringo there was a different drummer then they kicked him out when they met Ringo.

* There first song they performed was " 12 Bar original."

* when they broke up there was still songs they wrote but didn't perform

* all there #1 songs where put on one cd called 1. And has sold over 31 million copies to this date.

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