Once Upon a Time in America (Feb 11)

On this day in United States history in 1964, The Beatles appear in concert in the U.S. for the first time in Washington D.C. at the Washington Coliseum.
This was not, however, their 1st performance in the U.S. 2 days prior to this concert they performed on the Ed Sullivan show.
Over 8000 people attended this event.
The opening acts were The Chiffons (famous for the songs “He’s So Fine” and “Da Doo Ron Ron”) and Tommy Roe.
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