Drummer, musician, actor, and singer who was a member of the English rock band The Beatles until their breakup in April 1970. He wrote "Don't Pass Me By" and "Octopus's Garden."
He was asked to join The Beatles after their previous drummer Pete Best had a falling out with the band.
He sang lead vocals for "Yellow Submarine" and "With a Little Help from My Friends."
He married Maureen Starkey on February 11, 1965, and, after their divorce on July 17, 1975, he married Barbara Bach on April 27, 1981. He has two sons named Zak and Jason and a daughter named Lee.
He wrote the song "What Goes On" with John Lennon.