Ringo Starr goes into hospital

Ringo Starr began his 10-day stay at University College Hospital, London on this day. He was booked in to have his tonsils removed, an operation which took place the following day.

Prior to his arrival on the ward, Starr gave a brief press conference to assembled reporters.

Ringo Starr is interviewed by Melody Maker
Ringo Starr's tonsils are removed
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