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22 Paul McCartney’s age when he played Boston with the Beatles in 1964.

71 McCartney’s age when he’ll play Boston July 9.

1929 Year of first free outdoor symphony concert series on the Esplanade.


1974 Year that cannon, church bells, and fireworks first accompanied the “1812 Overture” at Boston’s July Fourth celebration.

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543 Millions that “Despicable Me” has made worldwide.

11 Years Paula Deen appeared on the Food Network

Doug Most can be reached at dmost@globe.com. Follow him on Twitter @Globedougmost.