On This Day 09/02/1961
On This Day 09/02/1961: The Beatles played their first gig at The Cavern Club, Liverpool. They struggled to get the gig in their hometown, Mona Best the mother of their drummer Pete Best had to beg the club's booker to secure the lunchtime slot. George Harrison was nearly not allowed into the club because he was wearing jeans.
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