George Harrison had a career spanning almost 40 years in the music business - here are some highlights from the Reuters archive.
LIVERPOOL, UK (MAY 1964) (REUTER LIBRARY )
SLV BEATLES CAR ARRIVING PAST CROWD OF FANS
SLV POLICE HOLDING FANS BACK /POLICE HORSE
SLV POLICE MAN CARRYING AWAY FAINTING FAN
VARIOUS BEATLES WAVING TO FANS AS THEY ENTER BUILDING (3 SHOTS)
TWICKENHAM, UK (12 JUNE 1965) (REUTERS - ACCESS ALL)
WIDE OF THE BEATLES BEING INTERVIEWED AFTER RECEIVING MBE
VARIOUS, SOUNDBITE (English) HARRISON: "(Reporter: What was your first reaction when you heard that you had been awarded the MBE?) "Well I didn't believe it really at first. But when they sent me a piece of paper saying that, then you have to believe it, and you had wrote it in the papers, then you have to believe it. And it's great. Didn't expect it at all you know? Ringo hasn't told his mum yet."
EPSOM, UK (22 JANUARY 1966) (REUTERS - ACCESS ALL)
VARIOUS OF HARRISON WITH HIS BRIDE PATTI BOYD (7 SHOTS)
SMV SOUNDBITE (English) HARRISON SAYING: "Well actually I asked Patti out when we were making the film (A Hard Day's Night) and she said No, which was very embarrassing at the time. but it all worked out well in the end."
SMV HARRISON KISSING BOYD
LONDON, UK (FEBRUARY 22, 1964) (REUTERS - ACCESS ALL)
VARIOUS OF SCREAMING FANS BEHIND FENCE WITH POLICE IN THE FOREGROUND
Background: George Harrison had a career spanning almost 40 years in the music business - here are some highlights from the Reuters archive.