The Beatles’ diary -- 4th February 1970

Wednesday, 4th February 1970

UK singles chart
  1. Love Grows (Where My Rosemary Grows) – Edison Lighthouse
  2. Two Little Boys – Rolf Harris
  3. Reflections Of My Life – Marmalade
  4. Come And Get It – Badfinger
  5. All I Have To Do Is Dream – Bobbie Gentry & Glen Campbell
UK albums chart
  1. Abbey Road – The Beatles
  2. Led Zeppelin II – Led Zeppelin
  3. Motown Chartbusters Vol. 3 – Various Artists
  4. Let It Bleed – The Rolling Stones
  5. Tom Jones Live In Las Vegas – Tom Jones

John gave away his hair clippings to charity. “With only slightly less tumult than usually attends a royal birth,” said the papers, “John and Yoko Lennon gave their newly shorn hair to a worthy cause. The celebrated hair was presented to Black House, an interracial community center in North London, to be auctioned off to raise funds for the center’s work. Appropriately dressed all in black, with the beginnings of a new beard, John obligingly brandished the two hanks of hair overhead like an Indian for the photographers. Then he and Michael Malik, the light-brown leader of Black House, who styles himself on Malcom X, both held up the hair and a large pair of blood-spotted white boxing trunks supposed to have belonged to Muhammad Ali. Sounding a little chocked up, Michael X said …

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