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Angus McBean and his famous photos of the Beatles on the EMI staircase

Angus McBean

Angus McBean (1904–1990) was a renowned British photographer, best known for his work in the field of portraiture and surreal photography. He gained fame for his innovative and imaginative portrait photographs, often characterized by...

Jimmie Nicol

Jimmie Nicol

Jimmie Nicol’s unexpected stint with the Beatles is a compelling and sometimes overlooked chapter in the band’s legendary history. In the summer of 1964, Nicol, a skilled drummer from London, found himself catapulted into...

It’s only me, Paul

It’s only me, Paul

“We were once having a right slagging session and I remember how he took off his granny glasses. I can still see him. He put them down and said, ‘It’s only me, Paul.’ Then...

Mauren "Mo" Starkey

Maureen “Mo” Starkey

Born Mary Cox on August 4, 1946, in Liverpool, England, “Mo” lived a relatively ordinary life until she crossed paths with a young Richard Starkey — known as Ringo Starr — at the Cavern...

Beatles parents

Beatles parents

The parents of the four Beatles played important roles in shaping their lives and careers. Here is a brief overview of each Beatle’s parents: John Lennon was born on October 9, 1940, in Liverpool,...

Beatles fashion, 1966

Beatles fashion, 1966

Photo from the June 30, 1966, press conference  held at the Tokyo Hilton in Japan. Due to police protection, the Beatles were restricted to their hotel rooms with little outside contact. George later compared...