George Harrison, MBE (25 February 1943 – 29 November 2001) born in Liverpool, UK, was an English rock musician, singer-songwriter and film producer who achieved international fame as lead guitarist in The Beatles
, along with mainstream success as a solo artist. George contributed to the songwriting talents of his Beatles band mates, John Lennon
and Paul McCartney
, firstly by adding ideas and guitar parts, and later with his distinctive style of music inspired by Eastern spirituality.