Steve Kline Ages of Rock
1932: Carl Perkins is born.
1970: Paul McCartney announces he is leaving The Beatles in a typed statement enclosed in copies of the solo album McCartney sent to the British press. He attributes the split to “personal differences, musical differences, business differences, but most of all because I have a better time with my family.” This will lead to the announcement the following day that The Beatles will disband. Here from McCartney is Maybe I’m Amazed: