This Day in History Entry #52

February 9th, 2010 by Wordsman

Back in Britain, the Fab Four did please
But could their sound survive overseas?
The moptops gave a go
On the Sullivan Show
Beatlemania spread like a disease

Event: The Beatles appear on the Ed Sullivan Show for the first time
Year: 1964
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Now, because this is a special occasion, I present an additional bonus limerick:

Listen up, ’cause I’m telling you, dude
This date is much with hist’ry imbued
Not by treaties, or wars
Or amazing sports scores
On this day, a new website debuted

Event: The Wandering Wordsman launches
Year: 2009
Learn more: Just stick around. You don’t have to go anywhere else for this one.

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One Response

  1. Gramma F Says:

    These two I knew of course! You should have seen the shots of those teen girls at the airport (For the arrival of the Beatles, that is). Your groupies-to-be don’t know about you yet.

    I have downloaded the Kindle executable.

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