Release of Ringo Starr
's third studio album, "Ringo," on Apple Records. Notably, the album featured appearances from all four Beatles, albeit on different tracks, plus featuring several other well known artists, to become a hallmark of Starr's albums going forward. For example: "I'm the Greatest" (featuring John Lennon
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We've known Bob [Bob Dylan
] since the early '60s and if he's playing L.A., I go and see him. It's just one of those things. He is a giant in my mind.
He was originally hired as a member of The Beatles
for a salary of £25 a week, with the promise of a full partnership in the band in time. The promise was kept, and after the band began to have hit records, Starr's mother discovered the top of his dresser covered with money (wondering at first if it was all come by honestly), and opened a savings account for him. Nonetheless, Starr's initial £25 ...
He has worn sunglasses in and out since the 1980s