13 inspiring stories of successful businesses that started in garages
William S. Harley and his childhood friend Arthur Davidson used to carry out experiments with their bicycle in a woodshed. The boys attempted to attach a miniature engine to an ordinary bicycle. Thus, they came up with their very first motor-bicycle. Little did the young enthusiasts know that their future product was going to become the world’s most iconic motorcycle ever.
The Quarrymen, the first rock band formed by John Lennon, was rehearsing in a garage and giving live performances at small public events. Soon after John Lennon was introduced to Paul McCartney, The Quarrymen’s leader invited McCartney to join the group. In 1960, The Quarrymen evolved into The Beatles.