February 9, 1964 The Beatles appear live on the Ed Sullivan show

On February 9, 1964 The Beatles appeared live on the Ed Sullivan show to over 73,000 viewers. CBS received 50,000 requests for 728 studio tickets. The New York Times reported that you had better chances of getting into an Ivy League college. The group was paid $10,000.

Summarized from Kiro 7.

Personally, I have never seen The Beatles’s appeal.

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Disclaimer: The information on this website is accurate to the best of my knowledge at the time of writing. I make no guarantee as to its accuracy. Its purpose is to inform, educate, amuse, and raise awareness about causes and opportunities around the globe. I also encourage civil debate in the comments.


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