Sir Richard Starkey MBE (born 7 July 1940), better known by his stage name Ringo Starr, is an English musician, singer, songwriter and actor who achieved international fame during the 1960s as the drummer for the Beatles. He occasionally sang lead vocals with the group, usually for one song on each album, including "Yellow Submarine", "With a Little Help from My Friends" and their cover of "Act Naturally". He also wrote and sang the Beatles' songs "Don't Pass Me By" and "Octopus's Garden", and is credited as a co-writer of others.
|Full name at birth||
|Claim to fame||
The Beatles, Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends
|Date of birth||
7 July 1940
|Place of birth||
Dingle, Liverpool, Lancashire, England, UK
Drummer, Singer, Songwriter, Composer, Actor, Producer, Author
5' 6" (168 cm)
155 lbs (70.3 kg)
Tiger (Dog - when lived with Maureen)
Celebrity Talent International
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