Legendary Music Promoter Sid Bernstein Dead at 95; Brought "The Beatles" to US

August 21, 2013 AT 2:14 PM
Sid Bernstein, legendary music promoter, died Wednesday, at the age of 95. He was responsible for catalyzing the "British invasion" in the US. He booked shows for many acts, including: The Beatles, Ray Charles, The Rolling Stones, and Tony Bennett.