The Beatles performed their last concert ever before paying fans on this day in 1966 at Candlestick Park in San Francisco. They would retreat to the recording studio for remaining 3 plus years as a group.
25,000 tickets were sold, Candlestick held 42,500. Prices for tickets ranged from $4.50 to $6.50. The Beatles would make $90,000 for the concert.
The Beatles performed 11 songs- The set list was Rock and Roll Music, She’s A Woman, If I needed Someone, Day Tripper, Baby’s In Black, I Feel Fine, Yesterday, I Wanna Be Your Man, Nowhere Man, Paperback Writer, and Long Tall Sally.
The Beatles last public performance was the famous roof top performance in London on January 30th, 1969.