Daily Archives: June 11, 2014

200,000 greet The Beatles in Adelaide, Australia 50 years ago this hour (June 12 1964)


Video: 'Beatles Down Under Part 2' (June 12, 1964, at 2:04-3:28)

(Friday, June 12, 1964, 11:57 a.m. ACST) — An estimated 200,000 people lined the 10-mile route between Adelaide Airport and the city centre today in the hope of seeing The Beatles’ motorcade. Continue reading 200,000 greet The Beatles in Adelaide, Australia 50 years ago this hour (June 12 1964)

The Beatles hold a press conference in Sydney 50 years ago this hour (June 11 1964)


Video: 'The Beatles - Sydney Sheraton Hotel Press Conference (raw) - Part 1/2 - June 11, 1964'

(Thursday, June 11, 1964, 4:30 p.m. AEST) — The Beatles held their first press conference in Australia this afternoon at the Sheraton Motel Hotel. Continue reading The Beatles hold a press conference in Sydney 50 years ago this hour (June 11 1964)