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Ringo Starr-Net Worth, Cars, Songs, Albums, Wife, Age, Bio, Children, Height, Death

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Ringo Starr-Net Worth, Cars, Songs, Albums, Wife, Age, Bio, Children, Height, Death

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    Body and Relation Status of Ringo Starr-Net Worth, Cars, Songs, Albums, Wife, Age, Bio, Children, Height, Death

    What Is The Net Worth Of Ringo Starr?

    Ringo Starr is an English musician, singer, songwriter, and actor with a net worth of around $450 million as of 2022. He is best known for being the drummer of the legendary British Rock band, The Beatles. He is also the richest drummer in the world.   

    After the Beatles, he also had a solo career and was appointed Knight Bachelor in the 2018 New Year Honors for services to music. 

    Ringo Has a Net Worth of $350 Million: Career And Income Sources

    Prior to being in the Beatles, Ringo was in a few skiffle groups. The bands included Clayton Square, Texans and The Hurricanes. The Hurricanes were already one of the leading bands in Liverpool when Lennon asked Starr to join the Beatles.  

    On August 14, 1962, Starr accepted Lennon’s offer to join the band and form the lineup that would hold until their breakup in 1970. Together with Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and John Lennon, the Beatles changed the course of popular music becoming the biggest band in history, selling over 800 million album units.

    Ringo although primarily a drummer, sang in a few Beatles’ hit songs including “With a Little Help from My Friends”, “Yellow Submarine”, “Good Night” and their cover of “Act Naturally”.   

    The Beatles’ album details are given below:

    AlbumsRelease DateSales
    Please Please MeMarch 22, 19631.5 million
    With the BeatlesNovember 22, 1963935 thousand
    A Hard Day’s NightJuly 10, 1964335 thousand
    Beatles For SaleDecember 4, 19641.18 million
    Help!August 6, 19653.5 million
    Rubber SoulDecember 3, 196510 million
    RevolverAugust 5, 19665.87 million
    Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club BandMay 26, 196725 million
    The BeatlesNovember 22, 196814 million
    Yellow SubmarineJanuary 13, 19691.15 million
    Abbey RoadSeptember 26, 196916.3 million
    Let It BeMay 8, 19708.5 million 

    His Beatles career was succeeded by his modest solo career with 19 solo studio albums. Some of them are:

    AlbumsRelease DateSales
    Sentimental JourneyMarch 27, 1970n/a
    RingoNovember 2, 19731.5 million
    Bad BoyApril 21, 1978n/a
    I Wanna Be Santa ClausOctober 19, 1999n/a
    Give More LoveSeptember 13, 2017n/a

    He only sang in his solo albums and didn’t play drums. As of 2020, RIngo owns a net worth of $350 million.

    Ringo Starr’s Assets: His House And Cars

    Ringo owns a house in Surrey worth around $24 million to $32 million. The property spans a massive 18,322 square feet and consists of 8 bedrooms and 7 bathrooms.

    The house is reminiscent of an ancient castle with large trees in the back and a massive yard. He owns another $3.25 million ranch in the Los Angeles area where he plans to settle, selling the one in Surrey.  

    Most of Ringo’s cars have been auctioned off to charity. 

    Charity 

    Ringo has his own charity, The Lotus Foundation, that supports the advancement of social welfare in diverse areas including:

    • Substance Abuse
    • Cerebral Palsy
    • Brain tumors
    • Cancer
    • Battered women and their children
    • Homelessness
    • Animals in need

    Besides, he has personally auctioned off paintings, pictures, and cars for the charity that has raised $9 million for the charity.

    In fact, he enjoys philanthropic activities and is constantly searching for a way to help people.

    Tax And Insurance

    Ringo’s tax and financial details are unknown, however, he moved to Monte Carlo to escape taxes from his home country of Britain. However, he did return.      

    The Personal Life Of Ringo Starr

    Ringo was born Richard Starkey on 7 July 1940 at Madryn Street, Liverpool to parents Richard Starkey and Elsie Gleave, both of whom were bakers. His father later developed a drinking habit after Ringo’s birth which caused their parents to separate.   

    As a child, Ringo was extremely weak and frequently ill. At age 6, he developed appendicitis whose treatment caused him to fall in a coma for days. His was illiterate and a poor kid in academics. He contracted tuberculosis in 1953 and was admitted to a sanitarium. He started beating cabinets in the place which grew to his love of drumming. 

    "I was in the hospital band ... That's where I really started playing. I never wanted anything else from there on ... My grandparents gave me a mandolin and a banjo, but I didn't want them. My grandfather gave me a harmonica ... we had a piano – nothing. Only the drums."

    After he was released from the Sanitarium, he worked in a railway for “warm clothes”. In 1956, he finally acquired a stable job as a machine apprentice where he met Roy Trafford and with whom he formed his first band.  

    Relationships: Unsuccessful Marriage & Romantic Relationships

    Starr’s first marriage was with Maureen Cox in 1965 with the Beatles’ manager Brian Epstein as best man and George Harrison as the witness. He has three children from the marriage; Zak, Jason, and Lee.

    The marriage ended in 1975 following Starr’s repeated infidelities. He later admitted to being “a drunk, a wife-beater, and an absent father”. Maureen died of Leukaemia in 1994 at the age of 48.  

    He then got married to actress Barbara Bach on 27 April 1981 after their first meeting on the set of the film Caveman. He also became a grandfather after the birth of his granddaughter Taita, from his first son, Zak. 

    Age & Height

    Ringo Starr is 79 years old and stands 168 cm or 5 feet 6 inches. 

    George And Lennon's Death

    Ringo was deeply affected by the fellow Beatles member's death and has not spoken to the public about his feelings.