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Published at 6:01am 10th April 2019.

"Paul hasn't left. I sacked him."

It was on this day (10th April) in 1970 that The Beatles went out with a bang!

Paul McCartney released a statement saying the biggest band in the world had spilt up.

But John Lennon had decided to leave The Beatles long before this and had been keeping it quiet for the sake of the rest of the group.

So when a reported called John up for a comment - he said:

"Paul hasn't left. I sacked him."

OUCH! Can't we all be friends?!

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