Richard Starkey


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Noun1.Richard Starkey - rock star and drummer for the Beatles (born in 1940)
Beatles - a rock group from Liverpool who between 1962 and 1970 produced a variety of hit songs and albums (most of them written by Paul McCartney and John Lennon)
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Committee members: Robert Marshall, Richard Starkey and Liam Murray.
Richard Starkey, 64, of Fixby, actually paid 60p for a 50p ticket but fell foul of rules which meant he had to enter his car registration number in full.
His dad, Richard Starkey, said the unsolved murder of his son has "ripped his whole family apart".
Ringo, real name Richard Starkey, joined Paul McCartney, George Harrison and John Lennon in the Beatles as a replacement drummer for Pete Best in 1962 and occasionally sang lead vocals, notably in "Yellow Submarine" and "With a Little Help from my Friends."
Asked whether he wanted to be known as Sir Ringo, the musician, whose real name is Richard Starkey, replied: "I don't know yet.
St Joseph managing director Richard Starkey said: "While the Jewellery Quarter and Digbeth have attracted many investors, the Gun Quarter - with its rich cultural and industrial heritage - has remained a largely untapped area of huge potential.
Starr - whose real name is Richard Starkey - would have been knighted years ago if Sir Paul had had his way.
Sir Paul, who received his honour in 1997, said he would have told the Queen "look, love, Sir Richard Starkey - it's got a ring".
Starr, whose real name is Richard Starkey, was revealed to be in line for a knighthood days ahead of the announcement.
Lesser known recipients include 101-year-old Lieutenant Colonel Mordaunt Cohen honoured for his services to World War II education and Lucia Mee, 18, the youngest person rewarded, for her efforts to raise organ donation awareness.Starr, 77 whose real name is Richard Starkey became a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in 1965, but has now been given a knighthood for services to music.
Ringo, born Richard Starkey, played the drums in his first show for the Beatles in 1962.