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Ringo Starr

Ringo Starr

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Famous as :

Musician, actor

Birth Name :

Richard Starkey

Birth Date :

July 07, 1940

Birth Place :

Liverpool, Merseyside, England, UK

Spouse :

Maureen Cox (11-Feb-65 - Jul-75), Barbara Bach (actress, since 27-Apr-81)

Claim to fame :

Single "It Don't Come Easy" (1971)

Latest News


Ron Howard's The Beatles Documentary to Focus on Touring Years

July 17, 2014 02:09:03 GMT

authorized documentary is underway with one of the Fab Four's biggest fans in the director seat. Ron Howard is pleased to team up with Apple Corps, the Beatles' business organization, to direct a documentary focusing on the band's touring years.
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Video: Broken Bells Teams Up With Ringo Starr to Cover The Beatles on 'Late Show'

February 05, 2014 03:19:02 GMT

paid tribute to by covering the legendary band's song on the Monday, February 3 episode of "". The duo kicked off a week of tributes to the British group which first arrived in the U.S. and performed on "The Ed Sullivan Show" in February 50 years ago.
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Ringo Starr Announces More Dates for U.S. Tour

January 29, 2014 05:57:36 GMT

has announced a North American tour for spring/summer with his All Star Band. The British musician said in a statement that the tour would kick off in Rama, Ontario, on June 6.
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Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr Reunite for CBS' The Beatles Tribute

January 29, 2014 03:56:56 GMT

and are reuniting for CBS special "The Night That Changed America: A Grammy Salute to ". The two surviving members of the group are scheduled to return to the Ed Sullivan Theater for an interview with when the tribute concert airs on February 9, the same day their band appeared and performed on "The Ed Sullivan Show" 50 years ago.
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Ringo Starr Reveals Unseen Photos of The Beatles in New Photography eBook

May 30, 2013 03:18:55 GMT

will give unprecedented insight into the life of in his upcoming eBook. More than 100 never-before-seen intimate images of The Fab Four during their heyday will be revealed in the new photography book due out in June this year.
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The-Dream Premieres 'Used to Be' Music Video

December 13, 2012 09:16:42 GMT

Following the recent release of his video "Wake Me When It's Over", hip-hop singer-songwriter and record producer Terius Nash, better known as , premieres another music video in less than a week. The latest video is to support "Used to Be", lifted off his album "", and features his fellow Radio Killa Records artist Casha.
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Norah Jones, Slash and Ringo Starr Pay Tribute to Ravi Shankar

December 13, 2012 09:12:55 GMT

In the wake of his father Ravi Shankar's death, spoke lovingly of him and his legacy. "My Dad's music touched millions of people. He will be greatly missed by me and music lovers everywhere," the Grammy-winning jazz singer said in a statement.
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Ringo Starr Celebrates 72nd Birthday With 'Peace and Love' Moment

July 09, 2012 02:31:34 GMT

marked his 72nd birthday on July 7 with his fans at Hard Rock Cafe in Nashville, Tennessee. "Good morning they say its my birthday I'm in Nashville ready for the peace and love moment so to everybody out there peace and love," he wrote on Twitter.
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Ringo Starr Announces Tour Dates and New Band Line-Up

February 08, 2012 18:05:25 GMT

Earlier this month, said he was reluctant to join reunion, it was probably because he would be occupied with his solo tour. Starr has announced a road show that will support his new album "" and revealed the line-up for the newest All Starr Band.
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Ringo Starr Refuses to Join The Beatles Reunion

February 03, 2012 05:02:51 GMT

won't be joining reunion if there is any. The former Fab Four rules out doing the band reunion when being asked by CNN to address rumor about a 2012 Olympics gig in London. "Oh no, I'll be here. I'm already booked in America," he says.
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Ringo Starr's Home Saved After Last-Minute Ruling

April 20, 2011 11:08:00 GMT

Officials in 's hometown of Liverpool, England is planning to bulldoze dozens of dilapidated properties including 9 Madryn Street, where Starr grew up.
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Ringo Starr's Former Home Vandalized for Souvenir

October 01, 2010 08:47:31 GMT

's former home has been targeted by vandals who have ripped off parts of the brickwork as mementos of the legend. Fans of the Fab Four were left fuming earlier this year when it was announced that officials in the musician's hometown of Liverpool, England plan to demolish the property where Starr was born.
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Ringo Starr Honored With Peace and Love Tea on 70th Birthday

July 08, 2010 06:44:15 GMT

Bosses at trendy New York cafe Alice's Tea Cup have developed a Peace & Love tea to honor 's 70th birthday. The former Beatle, who hit 70 on Wednesday, July 7, asked fans to stop, raise V-signs and chant "peace and love" at noon on the big day as a gift to him.
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Ringo Starr Makes 'Peace and Love' Global Plea as He Turns 70

July 07, 2010 08:22:26 GMT

has a dream in which fans all around the world chant for 'peace and love' on his birthday. The rocker has been asking fans to take a moment to throw up their V-signs and ask for peace and love at noon on his birthday since 2008 and this year he's hoping there will be an extra special effort, as he celebrates his 70th.
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Looking Back Over Ringo Starr's Life as He Turns 70

July 07, 2010 08:13:51 GMT

It was 70 years ago - today that was born. After fighting a series of childhood illnesses, the young Richard Starkey became an in-demand drummer in his native Liverpool and he replaced Pete Best in the group that was to become the most famous band in the world, .
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Ringo Starr's Drum to Become Museum Item in New York

June 30, 2010 08:53:44 GMT

is set for a very special honor to mark his upcoming 70th birthday - the gold-plated drum he bashed on ' 1964 U.S. tour is to become a museum item in New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art will display the snare drum as part of a special exhibition honoring his big birthday on July 7.
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Ringo Starr Thanks God He Finally Found Religion

February 04, 2010 06:32:43 GMT

legend has finally found religion as he prepares to turn 70 later this year - insisting he has been searching for God "since the 1960s." The drummer will celebrate the milestone birthday in July 2009, and he is adamant that after years of excess in his "Fab Four" hey-day he has finally found enlightenment.
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Muse's 'Resistance' Music Video Arrives in Full

January 15, 2010 03:20:42 GMT

The "Resistance" music video take 's fans to one of the band's concerts during their 2009 tour. Directed by Wayne Isham, it documents the time concertgoers were lining up to get tickets and be the first to get inside the concert venue. Then, it rolls the footage of the band's live performance.
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Justin Bieber and Miley Cyrus Added to Presenters Line-Up of 2010 Grammys

January 15, 2010 02:50:34 GMT

After revealing via Twitter that , , , and will be presenting awards at the 52nd Annual Grammys, organizers issued a press release announcing and will be joining the already star-studded presenters ensemble. The "" singer and "" star will hand out trophies at a gala ceremony on January 31.
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