11th MARCH ~ HISTORY ON THIS DAY

March 11th ~ This Day in History (see the History.com video) ~ 1997: Paul McCartney knighted: Paul McCartney the former member of The Beatles rock band was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II on the 11th March 1997, for his services to music. The 54-year-old lad from Liverpool became Sir Paul at Buckingham Palace in central London. Fans waited outside and screamed as Paul McCartney swept through the gates in his chauffeur-driven limousine and giving a thumbs-up. | & see more about history on this day in the video…