Ringo Starr

70 Things You Didn’t Know About Ringo Starr

Today is the birthday of former Beatle Richard Starkey, better known as Ringo Starr. To celebrate this fact, we thought we'd take a look at 70 other facts that you might not know about the drummer from Liverpool.

Ringo Starr at the Washington Coliseum in Washington, D.C., February 11, 1964.

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Why I became a drummer. Ringo Starr playing the drums during a 1964 concert at Washington Coliseum.

Ringo Starr

John Lennon and Richard Starkey (When I'm in the middle of a dream, stay in bed, float up stream.

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Beatlemaníaca desde eu ainda me surpreendo com fotos incríveis dos Beatles [e que eu NUNCA tinha visto na vida]. Beatlemaniac since I am still surprised by incredible pictures of the Beatles [and that I had NEVER seen in my life].

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Drummer Ringo Starr rehearsing with The Beatles for the 'Round The Beatles' TV show at the Rediffusion TV studios in Wembley, London, April (Photo by Jim Gray/Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Ringo Starr's pretty blue eyes!

The minute I learned that Ringo Starr, [Richard Starkey], the Beatles drummer was born on July 7 of in Liverpool, England he became my favorite Beatle.