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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.

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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.
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