In the Paul McCartney Encyclopedia by Bill Harry, Paul remembers,

“The night Linda and I met, I spotted her across a crowded club, and although I would normally have been nervous chatting her up, I realized I had to …" "Pushiness worked for me that night! We were crazy. We had a big argument the night before we got married, and it was nearly called off … [it’s] miraculous that we made it. But we did.”

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50 years ago today, Paul McCartney married Linda Eastman on March 12, 1969. They had four children, made music together with Wings, and were husband and wife for nearly 30 years, until Linda’s untimely death from breast cancer in 1998.

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What a great rock and roll love story to celebrate today. This song should do the trick!