The Beatles Autographs for sale from 1965
The Beatles Autographs. Autograph book signed on the 1st August 1965. By John Lennon, Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr for the driver who took them to the venue. Signed by all in black ballpoint pen. Comes with letter from the drivers daughter Margaret (who the autographs are dedicated to int he hand of John Lennon). Newspaper cut out from 2nd Aug 1965 telling about the show and showing the driver with The Beatles. Also in the book are autographs from. Vera Lynn, Tom Jones. Bob Monkhouse, Jimmy Clitheroe, Matt Monroe. Richard Todd, Stubby Kaye. Donald Pleasence. Sammy Bernstein and more.
The Beatles were an English rock band, formed in Liverpool in 1960. With members John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. They became widely regarded as the foremost and most influential act of the rock era. Rooted in skiffle, beat and 1950s rock and roll. The Beatles later experimented with several musical styles. Ranging from pop ballads and Indian music to psychedelia and hard rock. Often incorporating classical elements and unconventional recording techniques in innovative ways. In the early 1960s, their enormous popularity first emerged as “Beatlemania”. As the group’s music grew in sophistication, led by primary songwriters Lennon and McCartney.
The Beatles are the best selling band in history. Estimated sales of over 600 million records worldwide. They have had more number-one albums on the British charts. Sold more singles in the UK than any other act. According to the RIAA. The Beatles are also the best-selling music artists in the United States. With 178 million certified units. In 2008, the group topped Billboard magazine’s list of the all time most successful artists. John Lennon 1980. George Harrison 2001.