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When did the Beatles first perform at the Cavern Club?

The Beatles made their first lunchtime appearance at the club on Tuesday 9 February 1961.

    • An important moment in the 20th century?
    • Was this a defining moment in the history of post-war popular culture?
    • Where were you and your family and when did you and yours buy your first Beatles album?