Fun Fact: 45 years ago tonight Ringo Starr and the Beatles appeared on Ed Sullivan

… and countless of drummers were born across the USA. Not to mention an obsession with Ludwig and BOP (Black Oyster Pearl)

The Beatles appeared on the Ed Sullivan show on three consecutive Sundays in February, 1964. Their first appearance on February 9 is considered a milestone in American pop culture and the beginning of the British Invasion in music. The broadcast drew an estimated 73 million viewers, at the time a record for an American television program





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