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In December of 1961, the Beatles traveled to London to try to get a recording contract from Decca Records. It didn't work out: Decca listened to the lads play 15 songs in an hour, but turned them down. But, they persevered, and were soon on their way to fame, fortune and well, the rest is history. Which made us wonder ... what are the characteristics that made up the Fab Four?