♫ The Beatles performance at Gator Bowl, Jacksonville, 1964

Written by on September 13, 2020

September 11, 1964: During their first tour of the US, The Beatles requested that the audience be desegregated at a concert they were playing at the Gator Bowl stadium in Jacksonville, Florida. John Lennon said, "We never play to segregated audiences and we aren't going to start now. I'd sooner lose our appearance money." Stadium officials complied and the band would end up playing to a desegregated audience.

♫ The Beatles performance at Gator Bowl, Jacksonville, 1964

📷 The Beatles (John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Ringo Starr) performance at Gator Bowl, Jacksonville, 11 September 1964 ————————…


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