Beatles, Rolling Stones and many others: how did the name of the most famous band come about?

Puns, references to events of the past or random terms: often behind the birth of the name of some of the most famous band in the world there are very curious anecdotes. Some names were born almost by chance, such as that of the Rolling Stones, while others derive from musical characters of the past, as in the case of the Pink Floyd. Here's where the name of some of the main groups that have made the history of music, especially in the world of rock come from: browse the photo gallery to learn more!

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Mariechan is serving ‘Stella’ material on latest single

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See the stars that identify as members of the LGBTQIA+ community

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These celebrities have met the Queen

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20 actors who became famous later in life

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The 24 most famous fictional detectives

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Graceland confirms who's inheriting Elvis Presley's estate following Lisa Marie's death: Look back at the hottest photos of The King early in his career

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Original Wednesday Addams star Lisa Loring has died aged 64

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Is the Dutch Princess Alexia causing trouble?

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20 celebrities who have hilariously played themselves on screen

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20 celebrities now living outside the spotlight

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Whitey: The Rise and Rule of the Shoprite King

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Paul Mescal has a tomato phobia

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Photographer insists Prince Andrew and Virginia Giuffre photo isn't fake

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‘This one is beyond comprehension’: Cele welcomes arrest of officer charged with raping her child

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