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Published at 6:04am 17th April 2018.

Solo success for the the former Beatles.

It was on this day (17th April) in 1971 that all four members had singles in the UK charts.

Paul McCartney had 'Another Day' while John Lennon was enjoying success with 'Power to the People'.

Not to be left behind - George Harrison had released 'My Sweet Lord' and Ringo had 'It Don't Come Easy'.

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