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Concert for Bangladesh at 50


This is a couple of days late, but this short summation of the life of George Harrison brought to my attention that it was fifty years ago on August 1 that his Concert for Bangladesh took place. And what seems to me to be the VERY recent 50th anniversary of the Beatles landmark performance on the Ed Sullivan show illustrates just how quickly the lads did what they did. If you were to transpose their career to place the Sullivan gig on its fiftieth anniversary (Feb 9, 2014), they would have broken up last year. Not a bad little run.

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