The History Of The Beatles
The Beatles are known to many as one of the greatest bands of all time. Their music has
influenced many people, including the Queen of England, future musicians, parents, and teens.
All four, Ringo Starr, Paul McCarteny, John Lennon, and George Harrison, were knighted by
the Queen. At one time there was controversy statement made by John Lennon that sparked
protesters everywhere to burn countless record . Teens were influenced by the peaceful lyrics
and hippie messages. Numerous musicians are inspired from the Beatles as their inspirations.
The modern rock band “Oasis” has stated that they get their greatest influence from the Beatles”
This great band had small beginnings however, On October 9, 1940, John Winston
Lennon was born in Liverpool, England. He was raised by his aunt Mimi after his parents
divorced . He attended an art school after doing very poorly in all aspects of school except art.
He began his first band, ?The Quarrymen, in 1956″ (Wiener, 5). He met Paul through a
mutual friend at the Garden Fete in Liverpool. Very impressed that Paul could
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