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“Yesterday” topped both the Billboard Hot 100 and the Cashbox Magazine Best Sellers chart.
Elvis and Priscilla Presley were granted a divorce after six and half years of marriage. She is given property along with $725,000 and an additional $4,200 a month for the support of their five-year old daughter, Lisa Marie.
“A Fifth of Beethoven” by Walter Murphy And The Big Apple Band reached the top of the Billboard singles chart and was awarded a Gold record.
Paul McCartney, who has been a vegetarian for 30 years, was furious when he heard that a Liverpool branch of McDonald’s restaurant displayed his picture, accusing them of using it to attract customers. Sir Paul was quoted as saying “What sort of morons do McDonald’s think Beatles fans are?”