October 24th, 1979 Paul McCartney Was Declared The Most Successful Composer
Oct 24, 2013
By AM740 Staff
On October 24th, 1979 Paul McCartney received a medallion cast in rhodium after being declared the most successful composer of all time. From 1962-1978, McCartney wrote or co-wrote 34 songs, each of them selling over a million copies.