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One of the biggest musical acts in history, The Beatles were John Lennon (guitar), George Harrison (guitar), Paul McCartney (bass) and Ringo Starr (drums). John Lennon and Paul McCartney began playing together in The Quarrymen in 1957; Harrison joined later that year. Before they became The Beatles, they were also Johnny and the Moondogs and The Silver Beatles, joined at times by bandmates including bassist Stuart Sutcliffe (23 June 1940 - 10 April 1962) and drummer Pete Best (b. 24 November 19 More »
Born: 1962 (Liverpool, England)

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The Beatles were an English rock band formed in Liverpool in 1960. With members John ... The Beatles are the best-selling band in history, with estimated sales of over 800 million physical and digital albums ..... He and Harrison subsequently became regular users of the drug, joined by Starr on at least one occasion.

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The Beatles' story is inextricably linked with drugs. From their early pre-fame days on Benzedrine and Preludin, to the flower-power era of LSD, and onto harder ...

www.usnews.com/news/special-reports/articles/2014/01/22/drug-use-belied-beatles-squeaky-clean-image

Jan 22, 2014 ... The debate continues: Was their drug use a sign of the times, or did their dabbling inspire their fans to follow suit?

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You've absolutely got to get the Beatles into your life. ... Or it could be about recreational drug use, as both John Lennon and Paul McCartney suggested.

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Aug 25, 2016 ... LSD opened the door to the Beatles' masterpiece 'Revolver' – but ... Psychedelic drug inspired their masterpiece – but also opened wounds that never healed ... of themselves, their viewpoint and their influence on history.

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Jun 2, 2004 ... Sir Paul McCartney says he tried heroin, regularly used cocaine, and drugs " informed" many Beatles songs.

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Jun 3, 2004 ... LONDON -- Paul McCartney says he got no thrill from heroin, but ... The former Beatle's drug use has resulted in at least one brush with the law.

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By the year 1965, it seemed like the Beatles reputation had been tarnished with rumors of their drug use and change in personalities. A lot of fans did not like the  ...

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LSD (lysergic acid diethylamide) is a psychedelic drug used by The Beatles in the ... was the first Beatle to speak to the press openly about his use of the drug.