August 29, 1966: The Beatles play the last concert of their career at Candlestick Park in San Francisco.
November 9, 1966: John Lennon attends an exhibition at an art gallery and meets Yoko Ono.
December 1966: The Beatles begin recording SGT. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band. Two of the first songs records are “Penny Lane” and “Strawberry Fields Forever.” There are dropped from the album and released as a single.
March 18, 1967: “Strawberry Fields” peaks at number 8 on the Billboard 100. “Penny Lane” reaches the top of the charts for one week and becomes the Beatles 13th chart topper in the United States.