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Mexico: Beatles Fans Got Together to Set Record

There were definitely some "Let It Be" moments in Mexico City as fans of the Beatles set out to break a record of the largest gathering of fans dressed as the members of the world-famous group.

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Almost 300 people gathered on Nov. 28 in Mexico City's Chapultepec Park dressed in costumes reflecting the various styles of the Fab Four, as John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr and George Harrison were known.

Some of the attire included the colorful "military" costumes used by the group in the album Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, as well as the round glasses made famous by the late John Lennon.

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People dressed as the Beatles pose for photos in front of a real size picture of them during an attempt to break a Guinness World Record at Chapultepec park in Mexico City on November 28, 2015. ALFREDO ESTRELLA / AFP - Getty Images

"Once again, Mexican Beatlemania has been noted at the world level,” fan club president Ricardo Calderon said, according to Reuters. “We have more tribute bands to The Beatles in Mexico than in any other country in the world."

Image: A child dressed as The Beatles takes part in an attempt to set a Guinness World Record for the largest number of people dressed as the British band The Beatles at a park in Mexico City
A child dressed as The Beatles takes part in an attempt to set a Guinness World Record for the largest number of people dressed as members of the British band The Beatles at a park in Mexico City, Mexico November 28, 2015. REUTERS/Henry Romero HENRY ROMERO / Reuters

The group sent paperwork to Guiness Book of World Records to confirm they broke the previous record of 250.

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