Top 10 facts about World’s most famous and best selling rock band The Beatles.
1. After George Harrison mentioned during an interview that he liked Jelly Babies, fans began to throw the sweets at the Beatles on stage.
2. George Harrison was stabbed seven times by an intruder in 1999.
3. John Lennon was dyslexic and legally blind.
4. The first beatle to become a grandfather was Ringo, with the birth of his grand daughter Tatia Jayne in 1985.
5. In 2001 the Liverpool Airport was renamed the John Lennon Airport after John Lennon.
6. As of 2012, the Beatles have sold over 2 billion albums.
7. Musical instruments played by McCartney include Bass guitar, Guitar, Organ, Piano, Keyboard, Mellotron, Drums, Ukulele, recorder and Mandolin.
8. The Beatles concerts were said to smell heavily of urine due to overexcited girls.
9.McCartney had 60 gold disc and sales of 100 million singles in the United Kingdom alone.
10. Bob Dylan introduced the Beatles to Marijuana.