Ringo Starr Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Wife, Net Worth

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Ringo Starr (Sir Richard Starkey)

Last Updated: 06 Jul, 2023 | Views: 313

Age: 83

Profession: Musician

Other Profession(s): Singer, Actor, Song writer

Famous For: Drummer for the Beatles

Ringo Starr Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
07 Jul, 1940 (83 Years 10 Months 13 Days)

Birth Country
United Kingdom

Birth State/Province
England

Birth District
Liverpool

Birth Place
Dingle

Birth Sign
Cancer

Religion
Atheist

Nationalities
British

Ringo Starr Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography)
Sir Richard Starkey, a well-known musician, was born on 7 July 1940. Ringo Starr started his music career as a drummer for a local skiffle band called The Eddie Clayton Skiffle Group. Starr is asked to join The Beatles after the band's original drummer, Pete Best, is dismissed. Ringo Starr became an official member of the group in August and recorded his first single with them, "Love Me Do." In the year 2021, Starr releases his 20th solo studio album, "Zoom In," which includes collaborations with musicians such as Paul McCartney, Dave Grohl, and Finneas.
Ringo Starr Career:
• 1960: Starr joins the band Rory Storm and the Hurricanes, replacing their previous drummer. He gained recognition for his energetic drumming style and became known as Ringo Starr.
• 1963: The Beatles achieve international fame with the release of their album "Please Please Me." Starr's drumming style contributes to the band's distinctive sound, and he gains popularity among fans.
• 1989: Starr and his All Starr Band embark on their first tour, featuring a rotating lineup of renowned musicians. The All Starr Band tours become a recurring event in Starr's career, allowing him to collaborate with various artists.
• 1998: Starr releases "Vertical Man," his first studio album in nine years. The album features collaborations with several musicians, including Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo's son, Zak Starkey.
• 2015: Starr releases his 18th solo studio album, "Postcards from Paradise," featuring original songs written by him and collaborations with notable musicians.
Ringo Starr Awards:
• In 1971: Academy Award 
• In 2015: Ringo Starr invited to Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 
• In 2008: Diamond Award
• In 2010: the Hollywood Walk of Fame
Ringo Starr unknown facts:
• Ringo Starr's drumming style is often celebrated for its simplicity, precision, and distinctive sound.
• His contributions to The Beatles' music showcased his ability to serve the song while adding unique rhythmic elements.
• After TheByrds disbanded, McGuinn pursued a solo career and released several albums showcasing his songwriting and musical abilities.
• McGuinn embraced technology and was an early adopter of electronic instruments.

Ringo Starr Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 168 cm
In Meters 1.68 m
In feet & Inches 5'6"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 68 Kg
In Pounds 149 lbs

Eye Color
Blue

Hair Color
Brown

Ringo Starr Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Richard Starkey

Mother's Name
Elsie Starkey

Spouse
Barbara Bach, Maureen Starkey

Brother(s)
Not Known

Sister(s)
Not Known

Son(s)
Zak Starkey, Jason Starkey

Daughter(s)
Lee Starkey

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