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Trivia Quiz - The Beatles on Ed Sullivan

I will never forget the night the Beatles first appeared on the Ed Sullivan Show. If you are old enough, you may remember some of these.

Quiz Number: 1415
Date Submitted: July 05, 2007
Quiz Categories: The Beatles, TV Variety Shows
Quiz Type: General Quiz
Author: LittleLady
Average Score: 42.2 percent
Times Taken: 236 times
Taken by Registered Users: 19

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1. In what year did the Beatles fist appear on the Ed Sullivan Show?
  A.   1963
  B.   1964
  C.   1965
  D.   1966

2. The studio received over 50,000 requests for tickets to see the Beatles perform on Ed Sullivan. How many seats did the theater hold?
  A.   526
  B.   703
  C.   864
  D.   1000

3. How much money (plus expenses) were the Beatles paid for that one night?
  A.   $5,000
  B.   $10,000
  C.   $15,000
  D.   $20,000

4. The Beatles appeared on the Ed Sullivan show for a second time via satellite from their hotel in Miami Beach. When was this?
  A.   February, 1964
  B.   March, 1964
  C.   April, 1964
  D.   May, 1964

5. Their final appearance as The Beatles was on 2/15/70. What two songs did they sing?
  A.   "Two of Us" and "Let It Be"
  B.   "Across the Universe" and "Get Back"
  C.   "Get Back" and "She Loves You"
  D.   "She Loves You" and "Let It Be"

6. How many times were the Beatles featured on Ed Sullivan?
  A.   7
  B.   8
  C.   9
  D.   10

7. What was the first song the Beatles sang on the Ed Sullivan Show?
  A.   "All My Lovin'"
  B.   "Till There Was You"
  C.   "I Saw Her Standing There"
  D.   "She Loves You"

8. What song were the Beatles singing when, on a close-up of John, the station superimposed the words, "Sorry Girls, He's Married"?
  A.   "All My Lovin'"
  B.   "Till There Was You"
  C.   "I Saw Her Standing There"
  D.   "She Loves You"

9. Only two of the Beatles ever returned to the Ed Sullivan Theater after the group broke up. Who were they?
  A.   Paul & John
  B.   Paul & Ringo
  C.   Ringo & George
  D.   George & John

10. The Ed Sullivan Theater is now the home to which tv show?
  A.   "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno"
  B.   "Late Show with David Letterman"
  C.   "The People's Court"
  D.   "Rachael Ray"®   

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