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  • Category: Recording
  • Unveiled: 08 Feb 2010
  • Address:
    1778 Vine St
  • Star Rank:
    Currently: 103rd
    90 Day Average: 69th

Ringo Starr

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Previous star: Joe Penner

Biography

Richard Starkey, MBE (born 7 July 1940), known professionally as Ringo Starr, is an English musician and actor who gained worldwide fame as the drummer for the Beatles. On most of the band's albums, he sang lead vocals for one song, including "With a Little Help from My Friends", "Yellow Submarine" and their cover of "Act Naturally". He also wrote the Beatles' songs "Don't Pass Me By" and "Octopus's Garden", and is credited as a co-writer of others, such as "What Goes On" and "Flying".

Fact file

  • Birth name: Richard Starkey
  • Born: 7 July 1940 (age 75) Dingle, Liverpool, England
  • Genres: Rock pop
  • Occupation(s): Drummer singer songwriter actor
  • Instruments: Vocals drums percussion
  • Years active: 1957–present
  • Labels: Parlophone United Artists Capitol Apple Swan Vee-Jay Tollie Atlantic RCA Mercury Koch Private Music Boardwalk Rykodisc Hip-O
  • Associated acts: Rory Storm and the Hurricanes the Beatles Plastic Ono Band Ringo Starr & His All-Starr Band the Band Peter Frampton Steve Lukather
  • Website: RingoStarr.com

Read more about Ringo Starr at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

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In the news

Ringo Starr's Jacket From The Beatles' 'Help!' Sells For $46K
Billboard, 2015-07-25 19:34:01
The black wool double-breasted suit jacket that Ringo Starr wore in the 1965 Beatles movie Help! has sold at auction for more than $46,500. Ringo...

Jacket worn in by Ringo Starr in movie sells for $46K
Yahoo Entertainment, 2015-07-24 15:24:06
BOSTON (AP) — The black wool double-breasted suit jacket Ringo Starr wore in the 1965 Beatles movie "Help!" has sold at auction for more than $46,500.

Ringo Starr's Jacket From The Beatles' 'Help!' Tops Rock Memorabilia Auction
Billboard, 2015-07-10 01:45:26
The dapper double-breasted jacket that Ringo Starr wore in the 1965 Beatles movie "Help!" is going on the auction block. Boston-based RR Auctions...

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