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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In the summer of 1960 John was staying with pals at Butlins at Pwllheli, North Wales, where a band called Rory Storm and the Hurricanes was playing - with Beatles legend Ringo, then Richard Starkey, as its drummer.
Starr, real-name Richard Starkey, continued to play on solo albums by his fellow Beatles as well as featuring on records including George Harrison's All Things Must Pass and John Lennon's Plastic Ono Band.
I took to the stage at Butlins at the same time as Richard Starkey, aka Ringo.
Richard Starkey banged the drums with 53 when Brecon batted.
She said: "He was Richard Starkey then and we spent the whole week together, having beach parties.
Brian Epstein's record store); Brian Epstein and The Artists: John Winston Lennon, George Harrison, James Paul McCartney and Richard Starkey and secondly, between Harold Hargreaves Harrison and James McCartney, George and Paul's fathers, as their approval was necessary since both young men were under 21 years of age.
A humble terrace house at 9 Madryn Street, part of the Welsh Streets district, is where Richard Starkey entered the world on July 7, 1940.
Starr, 71, whose real name is Richard Starkey, was born in the terraced property on July 7 1940 but his family moved away when he was still a baby.
On January 24, 1962, John Winston Lennon, George Harrison, James Paul McCartney and Richard Starkey (Ringo Starr) all put their names to paper on a deal that would guarantee them just a farthing each for every record sold.
The North-east Select's other wins came from Buckley, over Danny Allen, and Kevin Nelson of Plains Farm who comprehensively outpunched Richard Starkey.
The important thing for Ringo, born Richard Starkey, is that he tours on his own terms these days.