Today’s trivia questions deal with the Beatles Mardi Gras connection.
February 14 marks the 48th anniversary of the Beatles first full day in Miami Beach at the Deauville Hotel. Speaking of the Deauville, Beatles author/historian Bruce Spizer was at the Deauville a few weeks ago taping an episode for the PBS program “History Detectives.”
At approximately 1:20 p.m. on February 7, the jetliner carrying the Beatles from London to New York landed at the newly-named Kennedy International Airport.
At the beginning of the last Monkees’ TV episode
Which Monkee throws a dart at a picture of the Beatles?
What songwriting team for the Monkees had one of their songs recorded by the Beatles?
Two songs recorded by the Monkees have Beatles references
Which two hit singles by the Monkees were influenced musically by Paperback Writer
Where did George get the words “Yesterday, today was tomorrow/And tomorrow, today will be yesterday” from?
Christmas Beatles Trivia: Beginning in 1963, the Beatles started a holiday tradition of recording Christmas messages for their fans.
Comic book covers that inspired the song
First Beatles album to feature three songs with George
First American television broadcast to show the Beatles? Hint: It’s not the Sullivan show.
Songs released in other parts of the world prior to release in the U.K. on Parlophone.
The number 9 followed John Lennon from his birth to his death.
Lennon-McCartney songs given to other artists that were also recorded by the Beatles
Test your knowledge of which songs were selected as the top track on the singles.
This series of questions will test your knowledge of what Beatles songs did not top the charts and what songs were number one in the U.K. at the time the Beatles failed to do so.