The legendary Beatle returns with his latest studio album, “New.” Here’s a look at his fascinating career, including snapshots of the band’s first U.S. show in a Washington boxing ring, performances with Wings, family photographs and more.
Feb. 5, 1964 Paul McCartney, foreground, and the rest of the Beatles held a news conference in London in early February 1964, upon returning from a residency in Paris. Days later, the Fab Four departed London for their first U.S. tour. The first stop: New York, where they would perform on "The Ed Sullivan Show." Victor Boyton/AP Buy Photo