1964 - John Lennon's "In His Own Write," a collection of funny poems and drawings, was published in the U.S.
1981 - Ringo Starr and Barbara Bach were married in London. Paul McCartney and George Harrison attended the ceremony.
2003 - In Britain, the Sunday Times reported that Paul McCartney was the Britain's richest musician. His personal fortune was listed as $1.2 billion.
1981 - Paul McCartney announced that he would carry on as a solo artist after the breakup of Wings.