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Image description: The Beatles visited the United States 50 years ago, landing in New York on Feb. 8, 1964.

From the National Archives:

Still excited about the 50th Anniversary of the Beatles’ Visit to America?

Be sure to check the rest of our series from their historic 1964 visit:

  1. Screaming fans at New York’s John F. Kennedy airport
  2. John Lennon & George Harrison wave to the crowd as they exit the plane
  3. Paul McCartney approves of fans’ signs
  4. Hamming it up at an airport press conference
  5. Mugging for photographers in Central Park

All excerpted from Universal Newsreel Volume 37, Issue 12, 02/10/1964, via Media Matters » This Week in Universal News: The Beatles Come to America

What’s your earliest Beatles memory?

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