Paul McCartney - A Life in Pictures

From his Hamburg days with the Beatles to his surprise Times Square show this month
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Beatlemania Begins

Beatlemania swept England in 1963, but they didn't come to America until "I Want to Hold Your Hand" reached the top of the charts. They played the Ed Sullivan Show on February 9th, 1964 to a TV audience of 73 million people, inspiring teenagers all over the country to pick up the guitar, bass or drums. 

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