John Lennon met Paul McCartney at the Woolton Church Fete in 1957.

The Beatles movie ‘A Hard Day’s Night’ had its world premiere in 1964.

Jazz great Louis Armstrong died in 1971 – Satchmo was 69 years old.

In 1973 Queen released their debut single ‘Keep yourself Alive’.

And in 2009, Roger Federer won a 15th grand slam title by beating Andy Roddick at Wimbledon.

Today’s Birthdays:


Comedian Kevin Harts turns 37 (1979)

Rapper 50 Cent turns 41 (1975)

Geoffrey Rush is 65 (1951)

And George W Bush and Sylvester Stallone are both 70 (1946) 

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